Natalie Leal is an NCTJ qualified freelance journalist currently based on the south coast of England. 

She holds a Master's degree and a BSc in social anthropology and is interested in culture and society, poverty, politics, welfare reform, sustainable business, data journalism, oral history, fashion and costume, and anything else people related. In fact she is interested in pretty much everything and everyone.

Her work has appeared in national and local press and she also provides research, content and copywriting services for small businesses and charities.