Testimonials

“I regard Anna as Devon’s best kept secret: a highly professional journalist with serious, in-depth expertise, who really knows how to tell a story. She combines boundless enthusiasm and joie de vivre with intellectual rigour – an engaging writer with something genuine to say.”
Orlando Murrin, former editor BBC Good Food, founding editor of Olive
“Anna is a pleasure to work with, she delivers quality articles and knows what makes a good story. She is a valued writer and contributor at The Food Assembly.”
Katie Roche, UK Communications, The Food Assembly
“Anna has been an amazing addition to our team and always produces consistent, top quality pieces. Her passion for local, sustainable food is clearly reflected in her work.”
Guy Routledge, Editor, The Food Assembly
I can’t recommend Anna enough. She is exceptionally professional, comes up with wonderful ideas, has a great tone and speaks with expert authority. And, rather importantly, she is actually a pleasure to work with too!
Laura Rowe, Editor, Olive magazine
Anna makes life very easy for an editor – great ideas, perfectly executed copy and knows how to hit a deadline too!
Martin Stanhope, Editor, Countryside magazine
Anna has worked with us on a number of marketing and PR campaigns, providing a very modern and informative style of writing that perfectly reflects our business and the key messages we wish to present.
Tony Instrall, Managing Director, Hillfield Village.
Apart from producing well-researched, accurate writing to deadline, Anna always takes the time to find fresh new ways of approaching her subjects and she combines this with a keen eye for imagery.
Jane Fitzgerald, Commissioning Editor, MANOR South West
Anna is a true creative who has a wonderful way with words. She is always fun to work with and has an obvious passion for the food and drink industry, sustainability, and of course, her writing. If you’re looking for a fresh, intelligent and original take on a story, ask Anna!
Hayley Reynolds, Director of RAW PR and Marketing
Anna Turns is a talented wordsmith with an impressive book of contacts, a brain bursting with ideas and all the skills to turn those ideas into reality. Working alongside me on the Delicious Trails event series, Anna has opened many doors and helped shape the events while raising their profile across the region. Anna is a pleasure to work with and I look forward to combining forces on future projects.
Kate Treleaven, Director of Delicious Trails
Anna is reliable, efficient, thorough at research and an all-round editorial rock. She is great at promoting your cause, and a bit of a Twitter/social media whizz.
Jennie Cooper, Editor, We Make Magazines
Our team has been working with Anna on projects in Devon, the South West and London for a number of years now. Anna has an extensive database of contacts and knowledge and her positive approach to projects and engagement with people makes her an absolute pleasure to work with.
Gavin Woodford, Director of Woodford Architecture + Interiors