Tina Walsh
freelance journalist + copywriter

Media Training

PR pitching workshop
This workshop is aimed at PRs working in the lifestyle and travel sectors, who want to develop more productive working relationships with editors and travel journalists.

The hands-on workshop (morning or afternoon) takes place in modern central-London offices and can also be done via Skype or at your office premises, depending on location. A maximum of eight delegates (min 6) per session ensures everyone gets individual attention.

 What does it cover?
* how to pitch to editors, including the timing of your pitch and lead times
* how to write a press release that will catch an editor’s eye
* what kind of stories travel editors and freelancers are looking for
* how to keep journalists happy on press trips
* practical exercises and feedback

What does it cost?
£175 (inc VAT) per delegate, minimum six people. One to one sessions can also be booked. Please email me for prices and availability.


Travel writing course
This five-week travel course via Skype phone provides an insight into what travel editors are looking for from freelance journalists. 

What does it cover?
* how to find engaging story ideas
* how to write a pitch
* how to structure  your story 
* how to get invited on press trips and organise your own

As well as beginners, the course is also suitable for established travel writers looking to brush up their skills. Start dates are flexible so you can join anytime.

What does it cost?
£250 (inc VAT) for five individual one-hour sessions.

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