Phoebe Hurst

Managing Editor 

Coronavirus

How Worried You Should Be About Your Lockdown Smoking Habit

Whether you’re stress smoking like an Olsen twin or using quarantine to quit, coronavirus has drastically altered people’s smoking habits.
Phoebe Hurst
5.24.20
Coronavirus

Introducing: Your Work-From-Home Boyfriend

He's on an hour-long conference call with the ad ops team right now, brainstorming a brand-aligned digital synergy plan.
Phoebe Hurst
4.6.20
Food

A Third of Vegetarians Eat Meat When They’re Drunk

A new survey of British vegetarians has found that one in three veggies eat meat every time they’re drunk on a night out, with kebabs coming out as the favoured illicit meat snack.
Phoebe Hurst
2.25.20
Life

Introducing: The Film Guy 2.0

He has a MUBI subscription and a separate Instagram account for his iPhone Notes film reviews.
Phoebe Hurst
2.14.20
hobbies

How Climbing Became Every 20-Something Guy’s Favourite Hobby

No longer an outdoorsy pastime for Mountain Warehouse nerds, climbing has become increasingly popular among millennial men.
Phoebe Hurst
1.21.20
Save Yourselves

Paul McCartney on the Climate Crisis: ‘The Only People Who Aren’t Responding Are the Government’

We met the Beatles legend for a vegetarian lunch.
Phoebe Hurst
12.4.19
environment

The One Small Thing You Can Do to Help Save the Planet

'Eating Animals' author Jonathan Safran Foer is back with a new book about the climate crisis – and how our individual choices make a difference.
Phoebe Hurst
10.8.19
Film

The Evolution of the ‘Messy Woman’

How the pop culture trope changed in the time between ‘Animals’ being published in 2014 and then adapted into a film this year.
Phoebe Hurst
8.9.19
Food

In Today's Food World, Everyone's a Critic and IG Is Still King

MUNCHIES tackled those issues and more, in a series of panel discussions at Wilderness festival this weekend.
Phoebe Hurst
8.7.19
wellness

Anti-Diet Books Are the New Diet Books

Intuitive eating promises to free its followers from food rules and calorie counting, but is it just another diet trend?
Phoebe Hurst
5.13.19
CHEFS

We Asked Nigella Lawson for Her Christmas Dinner Game Plan

“Write a list of everything you plan to cook on Christmas Day,” advises Nigella Lawson, TV chef and unrivalled domestic goddess. “Then go away, drink a cup of tea, and strike out about half the dishes you’d planned.”
Phoebe Hurst
12.7.18

Apparently Pizza Is the Most Photographed Food on Instagram

A new Italian study claims that of the 300 million food photos uploaded to Instagram, 17 million contain the hashtag “pizza.”
Phoebe Hurst
8.15.18
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