Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Aimée Grant Cumberbatch is a freelance writer and editor. Aimée started her journalism career at Vogue Paris and Telegraph Luxury, before joining the Evening Standard. In addition to Bustle, as a freelance writer, Aimée has contributed to BBC, Refinery 29, and Independent. She has a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature and French from the University of Manchester. When she’s not pottering about in the garden, you can usually find Aimée shopping for plants she really doesn’t need and wondering whether it’s acceptable to have pancakes with bacon and maple syrup for breakfast again. (Yes, always yes.) She has a love of prehistoric sea creatures and jigsaw puzzles and can hula hoop like a demon. You can see more of Aimée's work as both a writer and editor at her personal website: www.aimeevgc.com

Health

I Tried Out 7 Methods Of Period Pain Relief & Here's What Actually Worked

Sorting the cramp-busting wheat from the chaff.

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Life

How To Access Financial Support If You’re Not Sure You Qualify For The UK Govt's Help

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Books

These Are The Feminist Books You Should Read In 2019, According To Experts

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Activism

66 Articles About Racism In Britain & The Black British Experience

Because understanding Britain's colonial legacy and how it impacts on the lives of Black British people daily matters.

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch and Charlie Mock

Self

How Digital Coach Dawn Baxter Is Making It Work While Running A COVID-19 Support Group

"It has flipped my working life upside down."

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Life

How A PR Director In Berkshire Made It Work On £3,330

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Life

How A Business Owner From Norfolk Made It Work On £2,000 A Month

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Life

A 22-Year-Old From Rhyl On How She's Making It Work In Her New Job At Asda

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Money

How A Former Freelance Costume Designer Is Making It Work As A Seamstress

"I’ve just this month got back to a point where I can pay my rent again."

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Life

How A Wedding Cake Business Is Still Making It Work During Lockdown

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

TV & Movies

Who Exactly Is Gideon In ‘Riches’?

You might recognise him from a much-loved ITV classic.

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Life

How Coworking Space Founder Seyda Karimpour Is Making Lockdown Income Losses Work

"Running a business for a few years has taught me how to work with unpredictable cash flows, but this is definitely the lowest it has ever been"

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Royals

Harry & Meghan Have Been Named In TIME's Most Influential People Of 2021 List

The couple appear on the cover of the magazine.

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Life

How An Online Marketing Director In Brighton Made It Work On £3,000 A Month

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

TV & Movies

The Meaning Behind The Family Business In 'Riches' Runs Deep

It’s no coincidence the show’s creator picked a haircare and cosmetics company.

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Self

How A Dog Hotel Owner Is Making It Work After Losing 2/3 Of Her Customers

"We are not going to sink, we are going to swim (literally, in the spa with the dogs!)"

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

TV & Movies

What *Really* Happens To Stephen In 'Riches'?

Never has so much chaos resulted from so little screen time.

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Entertainment

Gemma Chan On Why She's Still Holding Out Hope For Change In UK Politics

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Life

Emma Gannon On How To Make It Work When Preparing To Go Freelance

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch

Self

How A PR Strategist From Warwick Is Making It Work After Her Income Halved

"The positive impact prioritising self-care has had for me as a business owner is immeasurable."

By Aimée Grant Cumberbatch