She replaces Elsa McAlonan, who announced her departure in September after four years as the editor of the title. Livermore joins the magazine from Family Circle, where she held an equivalent role. Her career also includes a spell at the Daily Star as the women's editor, as well as editing the IPC-owned women's monthly magazine Essentials. She takes up her new role on 1 February.
Karen Livermore - IPC has appointed Karen Livermore to the role of editor of Woman's Own magazine.