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Anne Edwards

2014 Honorary Fellow

Anne Edwards, 2014 Honorary Fellow

Anne Edwards

Anne Edwards is the Editor of the Great Yarmouth Mercury, having risen from an apprentice journalist to various roles across the country.

Anne left school mid-term in 1970 to take up a junior reporter apprenticeship with her local weekly newspaper in Melton Mowbray. After six weeks she was offered an apprenticeship. Anne was sports editor for six years, qualifying as a football referee only the second woman in the UK to do so at the time, 1972.