Bobby Palmer

Bobby Palmer

Freelance Writer and Creative CopywriterLondon, United Kingdom
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Bobby Palmer

Bobby Palmer

Freelance Writer and Creative CopywriterLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Freelance writer for titles such as Men’s Health, GQ, Esquire, Time Out, Cosmopolitan, Raconteur and The Strategist. Creative copywriter for brands including Google, Danone, SPOKE, Perky Blenders, Lick, Street Feast, Talentful and Numan.
  • ShortList – Alden Ehrenreich cover interview
    ShortList – Alden Ehrenreich cover interviewCover feature with Solo star Alden Ehrenreich, ShortList issue 522 (May 2018)
  • N by Norwegian – Underwater Rugby
    N by Norwegian – Underwater RugbyExperience feature for Norwegian Airlines’ in-flight magazine, in which I joined London’s only underwater rugby team (Sep 2019)
  • Men's Health – Becoming a Mexican Wrestler
    Men's Health – Becoming a Mexican WrestlerExperience feature for Men’s Health in which I spent a week training as a Luchador (Sep 2019)
  • Time Out – London's Most Pampered Dogs
    Time Out – London's Most Pampered DogsFeature for Time Out in which I interviewed the owners of London’s most pampered pooches (Apr 2019)
  • ShortList – Undercover with the Instagrammers
    ShortList – Undercover with the InstagrammersCover feature where I went undercover in the exhausting world of the professional Instagram influencers, ShortList issue 544 (Oct 2018)
  • Time Out – London's Hardest Workouts
    Time Out – London's Hardest WorkoutsExperience feature for Time Out in which I did London’s four hardest workouts in four days, in a misguided attempt to work out which is truly the most extreme (Aug 2019)
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Projects credited in
  • Survival books
    Survival booksDesign and art direction for ShortList magazine Photography: Chris Hoare Words: Bobby Palmer
Work history
    Time Out Group logo
    Time Out Group logo
    Interim Events EditorTime Out Group
     - London, United KingdomPart Time
    Helped run Time Out’s ‘Things To Do’ section across print and digital.
    Front Section EditorShortlist Magazine
     - London, United KingdomFull Time
    Ran ShortList magazine’s ‘Notebook’ section, which involved filling five to ten pages every week with fun, engaging and informative pieces on culture, fashion, food and drink, and anything else of interest to our 500,000+ weekly readers. Regularly interviewed high-profile subjects, wrote topical essays in print and for the website, and contributed larger features to the magazine - including a cover profile of ‘Solo’ star Alden Ehrenreich and a cover feature on male Instagrammers.
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  • Writer
  • Content and Media Writing
  • Online Media
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Journalism
  • Online Journalism
    University of Leeds logo
    University of Leeds logo
    Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) English Language and LiteratureUniversity of Leeds
     - Leeds, United Kingdom
    Obtained a First Class BA (Hons) in English Language & Literature.