Lydia Morrish is a BJTC-trained journalist and producer. She is based in London.
She has reported extensively on gender rights, most notably gender-based violence, reproductive inequality and access to healthcare.
In 2017, she reported from Yarl’s Wood, the infamous detention centre in England known for violence against its female inmates.
In 2016, her documentary Building Big unveiled the dark side of body building. It documented how male body builders suffer from devastating body dysmorphia that can, and does, lead to suicide.
She is the UK correspondent for NewsMavens, a news curation website led by women editors and journalists in Europe.
Her work has also been published in Dazed & Confused, The New European, Refinery 29, Vice, Konbini UK and Buffalo Zine.