Lynne Fernquest is former editor of the Bath Chronicle. She began her career in 1986 as a trainee reporter at the Newcastle Chronicle and Journal. In 1993 she joined the South Wales Evening Post as sub editor rising to assistant editor in 1995. Lynne was promoted to editor of the Western Gazette in 2010 and editor of the Bath Chronicle in 2012. During her time at the Chronicle, Lynne saw great success in expanding their presence online and on social media. Lynne will help us to communicate our messages effectively and efficiently – and make introductions to businesses and contacts across the region.
Lynne was appointed as the charity’s first CEO in June 2017.