A bit about myself

I am an editor, writer and researcher based in Lewes, Sussex.

  • Expertise in Slow tourism and passing on the sustainable message
  • Guidebook author and editor with specialism in England and Wales
  • Broad spectrum of work for public bodies and publishers, including Tourism Southeast, the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty unit, Lewes District Council, AA Publications, Which? Books, Reader's Digest, Mintel, Bradt, Rough Guides, Visit England and Ebury Press
  • Versatile copy writer who has worked on tourist brochures, author briefs, children's books, coffee table books and illustrated non-fiction
  • I have advised on several book concepts for major non-fiction publishers
  • Experienced in briefing and producing maps, for publishers and local authorities. I have created my own hand-drawn maps for walks guides and calendars, and have worked closely with cartographers in producing cycle and walking maps along with maps for publications by Reader's Digest, Bradt Travel Guides and Rough Guides
  • Since 2006 I have edited and produced Globetrotter, the monthly electronic newsletter for the British Guild of Travel Writers
  • Download my complete list of projects