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examples of my media work on issues faced by single parents

I have spoken at the House of Commons about some of the issues facing single parents.

As well as featured on BBC News, Channel 4 News, Sky News and ITV News discussing different topics impacting single parents.

I have also featured in the Metro, The Guardian, Financial Times, Glamour magazine, Le Journal du Dimanche, The Independent and a regular cost of living panelist for the Daily Mirror.   

All of these opportunities have been through Gingerbread, the national charity for single parents.

Single parent, Carly Newman, BBC News

talking about her support for today's teacher strikes.

    The Guardian picture essay

    Single parent strength – a photo essay

    Carly: I’m a single mum to Ezra, who’s three. I was in a relationship with someone and, unplanned, fell pregnant. I wanted to go ahead with it and he evidently didn’t. So I’ve now made the decision that it’s just us until he’s ready. The everyday challenges are the relentlessness of it. My son’s mixed-race. I’m a white woman. So I think about that a lot – how do I get that right? I’m proud of the relationship I’ve built with Ezra. He’s a really happy, thriving young boy. And I can say that was me, which is a really nice thing.

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      ‘The cost of living crisis is the perfect storm’

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      ‘Everything is double and yet we end up with half’- Carly’s single parent story

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