Welcome to Amanda Powell Media

Words matter – but are you struggling to find a versatile first-rate freelance writer who’ll make your project stand out?

Whether it’s a book, feature or website content, Amanda Powell’s experience, accuracy and creative flair is hard to match.

Contact her here and read on to find out more...

NEW: You can now order Coal and Community in Wales: Images of the Miners' Strike here.

Cover of Coal and Community in Wales - Images of the Miners' Strike book by Richard Williams and Amanda Powell

Coal and Community in Wales gives a unique perspective on the 1984–85 Miners' Strike, co-authored by Amanda and illustrating archive images by her husband Richard Williams who's a press and marketing photographer.

Amanda revisits key events portrayed in  Richard's striking images, offering an in-depth look at life in the South Wales Coalfield before, during and after this momentous period in Welsh and British history.

More about Amanda

With over 35 years experience as a writer, producer, broadcaster and editor, Amanda’s experience includes the BBC, Reach Plc and Welsh Gymnastics.

An award-winning journalist, she was the first editor of the BBC Wales News and Sport websites.

She's happy working her magic in Wordpress after many years writing and editing in other content management systems. 

From celebrity interviews to history, sport and wellbeing, Amanda takes on an extensive range of editorial briefs.

P.S You'll also find her teaching Yoga.