Freelance journalist Jess Shanahan

I am a freelance journalist living in Norfolk and I specialise in business and motoring features but often turn my hand to style, beauty and travel work too.

I’ve written for the likes of the Metro, British Airway’s The Club, Jaguar Land Rover’s InMotion, North Norfolk Living, Business Review Europe, Construction Global, and Your Cat Magazine. Take a look at my full portfolio below to see the work I’ve done in print, online, on the radio and on television too.

As well as being a journalist, I also work in motorsport and run the website Racing Mentor.


Feature writing | Interviews | Event coverage | Copywriting | PR | Branding

Get in touch on 01603 859887 or email You can also find me on the following social channels:

From the blog

Jess Shanahan appointed acting editor of Boutique magazine

I’m really pleased to announce that I’ll be covering for Boutique’s editor Gemma Ward while she’s away on maternity leave. Boutique is a UK publication devoted to independent womenswear retailers. I’ll be taking over the editorial arm of the magazine covering news,...

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Join Turn Eight Racing for the last race of the season

As well as being a journalist, I work in motorsport too. I run the Porsche team Turn Eight Racing and it's coming up to the final race of the season. We've teamed up with Autosport Apparel to lay on a special hospitality event for our sponsors and guests on October...

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Working with SB&L to launch the new Huayu app

Over the past few weeks I've been working on a new app launch. Huayu is a messaging app that lets you add game filters to your photos. Send your game to your friends and challenge them to complete the game to see your picture and message. This takes messaging to a...

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