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Barry Neild is a cake-winning freelance journalist based in London. His stories and reports from around the world have been published by some of the planet’s leading newspapers and websites.

In his spare time he runs an unsuccessful cheese news website. To date he has completed more than 493 versions of the first page of his novel. So far, no page two.

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