Hire a Copy Editor in Bristol

We've sourced the best copy editors in Bristol who are ready to help you with all your copy editing needs.

Stephanie M.

Stephanie M.

Bristol, UK

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Versatile editor and award-winning writer specialising in lifestyle content, including design, environment and landscape


Work experience:

  • Stephanie Mahon
  • Archant Specialist/Chelsea Magazines
  • Reading Retreats in Rural Italy
  • Whitespace
  • Bellrock Communications

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Design Home & Garden Nature Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Math & Science DIY & Crafts Architecture

Paul N.

Paul N.

Bristol, UK

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Copy-editor + proofreader. Legal/STM/humanities academic book specialist – OUP and Palgrave Macmillan. Worked at LexisNexis, IOP Publishing.


Work experience:

  • Paul Nash Freelance
  • IOP Publishing
  • Jordan Publishing Ltd
  • LexisNexis
  • AIRB
  • Practical Musician

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Philosophy Life Sciences Math & Science Law Education & Reference Psychology Political Science & Current Affairs Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences

Ruth S.

Ruth S.

Bristol, UK

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My specialty is crafts, interiors and lifestyle. I have 20 years' experience working with words, including editing best-selling magazines.


Work experience:

  • Immediate Media Co. Ltd
  • Future plc

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: DIY & Crafts Non-Fiction Fashion & Textiles Home & Garden Inspirational

Graham S.

Graham S.

Bristol, UK

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I specialize in business, technology and science. I have 20 years' experience working with words, including editing BBC and Time magazines.


Work experience:

  • Insider Media
  • Immediate Media
  • BBC Magazines
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Math & Science Technology Physics & Chemistry Engineering & Materials Science Education & Reference Computers & Internet

Thalia S.

Thalia S.

London, United Kingdom

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Editor with over a decade's experience working with best-selling authors at Pan Macmillan and HarperCollins . I'd love to hear from you.


Work experience:

  • Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation
  • HarperCollins
  • Pan Macmillan

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense Health & wellbeing Coming of Age

Kelly D.

Kelly D.

Maryport, United Kingdom

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I have edited and proofread many non-fiction books for Hachette and HarperCollins, and have also worked on memoirs for individual clients.


Work experience:

  • Francis and Davis Editorial Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Health & wellbeing Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry Math & Science Education & Reference Children's - Non-fiction Biographies & Memoirs Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Entertainment

Kim Y.

Kim Y.

Norfolk, United Kingdom

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Non-fiction editor offering extensive experience across a wide variety of arts, humanities, social sciences, and general trade lists.


Work experience:

  • Yarwood Editorial Services
  • Antique Collectors' Club
  • Martin Books, Simon & Schuster (UK)
  • The Ilex Press (Octopus Publishing Group)
  • The Stationery Office (TSO; HMSO, privatized)
  • Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO)
  • Henderson Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Indexing

Genres: Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Business & Management Antiques & Collectibles Writing & Publishing Design Travel Political Science & Current Affairs Psychology

Andrew L.

Andrew L.

London, United Kingdom

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Friendly and precise editor/writing coach. Lots of experience with various genres. I'm an author, too. So I know what it's like.


Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Horror Thriller & Suspense Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction Dystopian Urban Fantasy Gaming & LitRPG

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