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LIVE recording of The Divorce Social as part of the London Podcast Festival on 9th Sept

9.30pm, 9th September at Kings Place, Kings Cross, London. Tickets available here

The Divorce Social nominated for third year running in the British Podcast Awards

The awards will be held this September in London.

 A screenshot of the title of a Stylist Magazine article by Samantha Baines. The title reads, "I love being deaf but the mental health impact is exhausting - here's how you can help lighten the load" by Samantha Baines

Samantha writes for Stylist Magazine

Samantha wrote about her experience of being deaf.

Image of the print copy of The Daily Telegraph Features page, with a large photo of Samantha Baines in blue and holding her dog Custard. The text on the newspaper reads: The Daily Telegrpah, Features, How I learnt to love being deaf

Samantha writes for The Telegraph

Samantha wrote a feature on being deaf and her new book Living With Hearing Loss and Deafness for The Telegraph in print and online.

Samantha poses for a selfie in the studio at BBC Radio London. She sits in front of the logo on the wall and has a branded microphone to her right. Samantha smiles at the camera. She is a white woman with short black curly hair. She has a nose ring, brown eyes and a nose piercing.

Stands in for Gaby Roslin on BBC Radio London

Samantha presented the three hour Sunday afternoon show with guests including Rose Ayling-Ellis, Michellin star Chef Tommy Banks and Black Mirror actress Anjana Vasan. Catch up on BBC sounds. She will be covering again 27th Aug and 3rd September too.

Poster for BFI film 'Name Me Lawand'. The poster features a young boy running through a sunkissed country landscape. The title also appears in BSL fingerspelling.

Samantha hosts Q and A at the BFI

Samantha hosted a Q and A for the documentary Name Me Lawand at the BFI.

Samantha Baines poses with the print edition of Good Housekeeping Magazine, open on a double page spread featuring photos of her and an interview

Samantha in Good Housekeeping Magazine

Samantha was interviewed in the May issue of the magazine about her book and being deaf.

Samantha chats being deaf on ITV News

Samantha was interviewed in the May issue of the magazine about her book and being deaf.

A screenshot of Amazon bestsellers that shows Samantha Baines' book Living With Hearing Loss and Deafness at number one.

Living with Hearing Loss and Deafness is an Amazon Bestseller

The new book was released and went straight to the top of it's Amazon category chart.

Samantha smiles at the camera. She is a white woman with short black curly hair. She has a nose ring, brown eyes, hoop earrings and a nose piercing.  She holds a copy of her book Living With Hearing Loss and Deafness, which has a blue cover and pink text. Samantha is wearing a blue dress to match the book!

New book announcement!

Samantha's brand new non-fiction book will be published by Headline Books on 27th April 2023.

Find out more here

Samantha Baines, author signing. Living with hearing loss and deafness, sunday 30th April, 2-3pm, Sevenoaks Bookshop

First signing at Sevenoaks Bookshop

Meet Samantha at Sevenoaks Bookshop on 30th April at 2pm to sign copies of her new book.

Samantha Baines, award winning author, actress and broadcaster. A publicity image for the Writing Community Podcast

Samantha on the Writing Community podcast

Samantha appears on The Writing Community podcast to talk about her new book, writing comedy and gives top pun writing advice.

The Divorce Social podcast logo. The logo shows Samantha holding up her hands as if to say "what" but smiling as she does so. She wears a a dark blue dress with white star illustrations. The background is a blurry london road. On top of the image is the text 'The Divorce Social' in a white circle as well as 'hosted by Samantha Baines'. Underneath there are five award nomination logos.

The Divorce Social wins two awards!

Samantha's podcast wins at the International Women's Awards 2022 and bronze at the British Podcast Awards 2022!

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