Melanie Thompson

Other information: Full-time freelance writer and content/book editor with 30 years' experience. I specialise in sustainability and the construction sector and related subjects (e.g. climate change), but also write/edit on general physical science topics. In addition, I offer website/content management and online community management services. I was a visiting tutor of copy-editing skills at PTC from 2008-2014. I am currently a tutor for editorial skills courses by distance learning for Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading (CIEP).
Recent training/CPD:
* Copywriting for publishers (Bev Legge/PTC)
* Introduction to podcasting (Jack Soper/
* Sub-editing Masterclass (with Martin Lloyd/
* Law and ethics for podcasts (by Holly Powell-Jones)

Links to my work:
Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading profile
Can retrofitting and refurbishment solve the housing shortage?
Climate change epiphany

Telephone: 01296 668924


Web site:

Twitter: @editorspice


Leighton Buzzard
United Kingdom