Ellie is a Junior Journalist. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature with Creative Writing in 2019 from the University of Manchester, where she also wrote for a student magazine in her free time.
She used the additional spare time she had throughout the pandemic to throw herself into her hobbies, which ranged from creating origami wall hangings out of chocolate wrappers to going out into nature to learn about wild plants and fungi. Ellie is also a keen supporter of local business and secondhand retail.
She is passionate about the environment and is always trying to think of ways to make her lifestyle kinder to the planet.
Find your ‘sit-spot’, go barefoot, bring nature into your home – expert tips to get maximum physical and mental health benefits from the great outdoors, from social entrepreneur and WISE100 nominee Nat Mady.
England social enterprises can get grants of up to £100,000 to help them “get back on their feet”, under Lottery-funded scheme first set up in 2020, and once again delivered by Big Issue Invest, Key Fund, Resonance, SSE and UnLtd.