Purple Satin

features, investigations, analysis, 


 by Eve Webster 

Here you can find anything I've written that's been published and other articles that I have written for my pleasure. I cannot say these articles are the crème de la crème. They are things that I am either too embarrassed to pitch or have already been rejected. Enjoy


About me

I am a student and journalist. Previously I have been an intern at the BBC Brussels Bureau, deputy editor of Cherwell and host and producer at Oxide News. Work features on the BBC website, BBC 10 o'clock news, BBC Radio 4, Cherwell and Indiepedent. Follow me on twitter at https://twitter.com/ecwebster22 


How far have we come from 9 to 5?

It starts with the clicking of fingers on a typewriter, a sound which defined the working world for a generation. One of the most...

Shame, shame, we know your name

(Originally published in Cherwell: https://cherwell.org/2019/05/04/shame-shame-we-know-your-name/) I haven’t called either of my...

The Poisoned Pint Glass

English native speakers have the disadvantage of being able to speak a language that most people can speak well anyway and then no other

What's cool

I have UTI at the moment. I haven't had one in ages so it has cast my mind back to school, specifically the last year or two I was there,...

Wait, who's driving this thing?!

Possibly the most important part about growing up is the moment you see your parents really get something wrong and think to yourself,...


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