Fiona Thompson

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Fiona Thompson

About me

I’m a freelance writer who started off as a journalist, writing features for The Guardian and columns for the Times and Esquire magazine. I now spend most of my working life writing print and digital content. Recent work includes brochures for Save the Children and the Paris Opera House, web content for Corney & Barrow and interviews with musicians for Help Musicians UK.

I joined 26 in 2003 and am a board member. I’ve been involved in various 26 projects, including 26 Treasures at the V&A and the National Museum of Scotland, 26 Treasures of Childhood at the Museum of Childhood, and 26 Exchanges.

In my spare time, I play the harp.

See more of my work at: www.wordspring.co.uk

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3 days ago
Memory Maps from 26 – Alan Dein and Members of 26

Just three days to go until we unveil #26MemoryMaps at the Bloomsbury Festival! Join us for a walk back in time. https://bloomsburyfestival.org.uk/events/event/memory-maps-from-26/

Extraordinary explorations of memories and places resulted.

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3 weeks ago

26 Emerging Writer Award winners announced

The winner of the second annual 26 Emerging Writer Award was announced last night at an event in London.

Edinburgh-based copywriter Jamie Delves received ... See more

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