Sylvia Kent

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Industry Publishing
Occupation Author and Journalist
Location Billericay , Essex , United Kingdom
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Introduction I'm a freelance author/columnist. My latest traditionally published book BRENTWOOD IN 50 BUILDINGS is on Amazon and all bookshops. My work is published in national, regional and on-line press. Following Freelance Writer of the Year award (Writing Magazine) my work has appeared in 75 titles and my FOLKLORE OF ESSEX contributed to Channel 5’s film COUNTY SECRETS. THE WOMAN WRITER was published by the History Press. This book outlines the history of the SWWJ’s 1894 foundation and includes our pioneering members in journalism, literature & poetry. Joyce Grenfell, former SWWJ President enjoys a special chapter. My books were reviewed in The Times and other dailies. As SWWJ’s archivist. I'm immersed in new historical research, contributing to on-line press, see my downloadable Kindle books. Also Facebook,Twitter & Amazon @sylviaakent & film/audio clips added. BARKING & DAGENHAM FROM OLD PHOTOGRAPHS and BRENTWOOD IN 50 BUILDINGS. I won SWWJ scholarship and became a Fellow of the SWWJ and recently won the John Walter Silver Salver two years running. I broadcast on PhoenixFM, BBC Essex and other radio stations. Current page views 395,000
Interests Writing , history , jazz , making wine , making clothes , cookery , publishing
Favorite Music Vaughan Williams 'skylark'

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