Freelance profile

Melanie Thompson

I have 30 years' all-round editorial and writing experience, and a post-graduate diploma in Science Communication. I have been freelance since 2000. Enquiries welcome.

Contact details:

Town: Pitstone, Buckinghamshire
Region/nation: South East
Country: United Kingdom
Also find me on: LinkedInTwitter
Telephone: 01296 668924


See suggested rates:

Subeditor or editorRates: Sub-editing
ReporterRates: Reporter
Feature writerRates: Print media
Online journalismRates: Online/writing
ProofreaderRates: Sub-editing
Book editorRates: Print media - editing/producing books
from the Freelance Fees Guide.


  • Building/construction
  • Environment and conservation
  • Architecture
  • Sciences
  • Energy/oil
  • Industry
  • Property
  • Children/educational materials
  • Local government
  • Trade unions

Major clients:

  • RICS
  • RIBA
  • Royal Forestry Society
  • Building Research Estabishment (BRE)
  • Green Climate Fund

Profile last updated: 2018-05-11 11:21:58

Extra information:

Thank you for visiting my NUJ Freelance Directory page.

How can I help you?

  • I welcome enquiries from clients who need editing or proofreading services.
  • I also accept commissions for writing (e.g. promotional articles, chapters or whole books, professional manuals and guides, or corporate communications such as websites, press releases and annual reports).
  • I tailor my services to meet your needs, and the needs of your target audience.
  • I can often accommodate small projects at short notice.

In July 2018 I shall be celebrating 30 years in the publishing industry. Follow me on Twitter for updates and offers.

Please contact me to discuss your project.


  • Writing, re-writing, editing, copy-editing, proofreading
  • Words for the web, including editing and site management/maintenance via CMS
  • Online community management
  • Editorial training
  • Consultancy