Editorial Team

Every article we publish goes through an editing process, which our Editorial board oversee. They are your first port of call for pitches, collaborations and advice.

Each of the four main sections – News, Arts + Culture, Lifestyle, Opinion – currently has one chief editor and two deputies. Please reach out to the relevant Chief Editor for pitches and questions.


Rhiannon Jenkins

Chief Editor: Arts and Culture

Rhiannon (she/her) is a final year English student passionate about activism, film & literature. She is an award-winning journalist, 20/21 Vice President for LSM and was recently elected the next Student Union President.

Email: rj190@student.le.ac.uk

You can find Rhiannon’s written articles here and edited pieces here

Ella Johnson

Chief Editor: Lifestyle

Ella (she/her) is a final year English student, passionate about politics and pop culture, hoping to pursue her interest in digital media in postgraduate study. She acts as 20/21 Secretary, contributing writer, and was recently elected 21/22 President.

You can view Ella’s written articles here, and editorial articles here

Email: esj7@student.le.ac.uk

Alice Warburton

Chief Editor: Opinion

Alice (she/her) is a final year English student. She runs the Let’s Explore Leicester column in collaboration with her role as a Residential Adviser for city living, runs a bookstagram in her spare time, and also holds committee places in dodgeball and book club!

You can read Let’s Explore Leicester here

Email: arw24@student.le.ac.uk

Toby Cray

Chief Editor: News

Toby (he/him) is a second-year journalism student. He has ensured the growth of News, overseeing production of dozens of articles, also having form for breaking University of Leicester news stories before national newspapers do.

You can read his written articles here and editorial articles here

Email: tjc37@student.le.ac.uk

Trinity Barnatt

Deputy Editor: Opinion

Trinity (she/her) is a first year English student at University of Leicester, originally from Bourne, Lincolnshire. She is looking to pursue a career in journalism, and was recently elected 21/22 Secretary and Wellbeing Officer.

You can read her written articles here

Zainab Patel

Deputy Editor: Opinion

Zainab Patel (she/her) is a second-year Medical Physiology Student from Leicester. She has a passion for all things science and technology, crime novels and house plants. She was also recently elected 21/22 Treasurer.

You can read her written articles here

Max Ashforth

Deputy Editor: News

Max (he/him) is a first year Journalism student with aspirations to pursue a career in journalism. You can find his blog at maxashforth.com

You can read his written articles here

Emily Herbert

Deputy Editor: News

Emily (she/her) is a first-year student of Journalism at the University of Leicester, with further aspirations of pursuing a career in TV. She hosts her own podcast, I’m Figuring it Out, and is Head of Sport over at Galaxy Radio.

You can read her written articles here

Grace Robinson

Deputy Editor: Arts & Culture

Grace (she/her) is a first year English student who loves everything books. She passionate about feminism and analysing pop culture.

You can read her written articles here

Harry Featherston

Deputy Editor: Arts & Culture

Harry Featherston is a first-year English student at the University of Leicester, interested in a career in journalism.

You can read his written articles here

Amrit Notay

Deputy Editor: Lifestyle

Amrit (she/her) is a first-year law student, passionate about travelling, mystery novels and analysing the law.

You can read her written articles here

Louise King

Deputy Editor: Lifestyle

Louise (she/her) is a second year English and American Studies student, passionate about literature.

Ollie Monk

Photographer (He/Him)

Ollie Monk is a aspiring photojournalist, currently freelancing in Leicester alongside completing his second year in BSc Computer Science.

Email: ogm4@student.le.ac.uk

You can visit Ollie’s portfolio here


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