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BuzzFeed Hires Journalist For LGBT Stories

BuzzFeed UK has appointed an editor to cover lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) stories. The appointment of Patrick Strudwick, who is currently a national newspaper freelance, comes after the Web site recently appointed investigations and culture editors in the UK. After starting with an editorial staff of three in London in March 2013, BuzzFeed now employs nearly 50 UK staff, including 30 journalists. The UK site claims to attract 20m monthly unique visitors, with 75 percent coming via social media.

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