Since retiring from local government I am now establishing myself as a freelance writer. My main areas of interest are: radio, craft beers, shipping, music (rock and jazz) and town centres. I also have considerableexpertise in the fields of economic development, self employment, job seeking and many other areas. I have experience in writing business directories, newsletters, press releases and business related articles I am now a regular contributor to the following publications: Communication (Monthly radio magazine) www.bdxc.org.uk PO9 (Postcode publications) Free local paper covering the Borough of Havant www.postcodepublications.com The Ems (Free local paper covering the Emsworth area). Mature Times (free national monthly paper) www.maturetimes.co.uk .