Simon Usborne


Freelance feature writer and reporter.

GQ
Going going gone? A crisis at Sotheby's
Guardian Weekend
Made in Britain - as Brexit looms, a snapshot of UK manufacturing
The Guardian
Essays for sale: the booming online trade in academic work written to order
Guardian Weekend
The view from here: How it feels to live really, really high up
Guardian Weekend
Meet the stars of Musical.ly, the HUGE lip-synching app
The Guardian
‘We smuggled Michael Jackson out in a room-service trolley’ – celebrity bodyguards tell their stories
Tatler
Fake wine: Simon Usborne explores the colourful world of the counterfeiters

Award-winning feature writer, London. Published in The Guardian, the Financial Times, Vogue, GQ, Tatler, Buzzfeed and ES Magazine. Available for a range of writing work. Formerly a writer and editor at The Independent. In 2017, I won Travel Writer of the Year at the Press Awards.


simon@susborne.com