My Media Day: Andrew Southwick, freelance reporter and editor of

ANDREW Southwick is a freelance reporter, focusing mainly on sport, and has edited his own website,, for the last four years.

It was launched while Andrew was an university journalism student, as a platform for himself and others to gain experience.

The site has since partnered with the BA (Hons) Sports Journalism degree at the University of the West of Scotland, while other journalism students from all over the country use The Away End to boost their portfolios.

Away from the website, Andrew also does regular shifts on the sports desk at BBC Scotland, writes a column for new Daily Record weekly, Aberdeen Now newspaper, and has just written his first book.

He submitted this on Thursday, May 9.

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