Stepping down from Coffee and Cake

May 12th, 2016
Coffee & Cake After four successful years of running Coffee & Cake, I’ve decided to step back to focus my energy on my copywriting business and the Huddersfield Literature Festival. Thank you to everyone who came along to support the group, to all

New partnership for Coffee and Cake

August 19th, 2015
Coffee & Cake The Coffee & Cake Business Network has announced a new partnership with Huddersfield’s award-winning multi-disciplinary law firm Eaton Smith. Since its first meeting in April 2012, the local networking group has been run by Michelle Hodgson of Key Words Copywriting

Manufactured Yorkshire conference

June 9th, 2015
Atlas Copco GA11VSD+ on Manufactured Yorkshire Stand June 2015 An annual two-day business exhibition held at the John Smith Stadium in Huddersfield, Manufactured Yorkshire sees companies involved in all aspects of manufacturing and associated services meeting up to network and do business. This year I was helping out on

Key Words wins new copywriting client in Huddersfield

March 23rd, 2015
Stafflex Key Words Copywriting has been brought in to help a well-known and highly respected Huddersfield business Stafflex with copywriting and marketing for the company. The recruitment consultancy this year celebrates its 15th anniversary – having been founded in the year
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New year, new website copy

January 2nd, 2016
Happy New Year When businesses get busy, marketing can often take a back seat. But if you’ve been thinking for a while that your marketing copy – whether online or in print – is looking dated, now is the time to do something

Rising from The Ashes – what do cricket and poetry have in common?

August 11th, 2015
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou ashes Plural noun Ruins or remains, as after destruction or burning (Collins English dictionary online) Whether or not you’re a cricket fan, it probably won’t have escaped your notice that England recently regained The Ashes in spectacular fashion. This got

Jack Nicholson, the election and handling the truth

April 29th, 2015
Suffragette Can words win elections? Words are never more important than during an election – ask any speechwriter, any copywriter producing copy for an election flyer or anyone responsible for the phrasing in a manifesto. Politicians are often accused of hot

Present or gift – which do you prefer?

January 20th, 2015
Did you get many presents this Christmas? Or did you only receive gifts? Because it has its roots in many different languages, English often has two words that mean the same or very similar things – presents and gifts, freedom
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Read my monthly column in The Eye magazine, interviews with top authors in Excelle magazine, features written for Around Town magazine and a variety of articles written for the national press.



From Joanne Harris to Iain Banks, find out more about events with bestselling authors and creative writing courses in Huddersfield run by Key Words.

For business there’s a choice of Writing for Business seminars, one-off masterclasses and speaking engagements, as well as our monthly Coffee & Cake Business Network event at Café Society in Huddersfield