Editor Jack Peat
Jack is a business and economics journalist and the founder of The London Economic (TLE). He has contributed articles to The Sunday Telegraph, BBC News and writes for The Big Issue on a weekly basis. He read History at the University of Wales, Bangor and has a Masters in Journalism from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Deputy Editor Joe Mellor
Joe is a freelance journalist who writes news and features for national newspapers and a variety of magazine titles. He studied Economics and Politics at the University of Manchester and also has a Masters in Journalism from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Property Editor Bea Patel
Bea is an editor, writer and journalist. She writes for a variety of publications and websites, including Estate Agent Networking, The Royal British Legion and The Asian World Media Group. Bea is also Director of a property tech business – Shop for an Agent – an estate agent comparison site that lets homeowners and landlords compare estate agents online. When she’s not running her business or travelling, she’s glued to her laptop writing. Bea has a BSc (HONS) degree in Multimedia Studies from the University of East London.
Food Editor Jon Hatchman
Since leaving school, Jonathan has run and contributed towards a number of new music blogs and has written online features for publications such as The Guardian, GQ and Q Magazine. His real passion, however, is food – as displayed through his work at The London Economic.
Music Editor Grant Bailey
Grant is an editor and freelance journalist specialising in music reviews. Since graduating with a degree in English Literature and Creative Writing he has worked with a number of prominent music publications as a contributor and subeditor.
Sport Editor David de Winter
David is a sports blogger, writer, editor and podcaster. His work has appeared in a variety of publications, including on the Daily Mirror website, on all manner of sporting issues. As well as being a journalist, David is also a professional opera singer. He has performed all over the globe in some of the world’s most prestigious venues. David studied music at Durham University and voice at The Royal Academy of Music.
Science Editor Dr. Robin George Andrews
Robin George Andrews is an experimental volcanologist, which is as strange as it probably sounds, considering he’s spent his PhD jumping between the United States, Japan, New Zealand, Austria and Germany using explosives to investigate the physics behind certain volcanic eruptions. At least half of the time, he’s documenting the beautiful ‘pale blue dot’ we live on with his camera; the other half he spends writing about it. Visit him at shrinkinguniverse.com
Travel Editor Shilpa Ganatra