Hire a Proofreader in Bristol

We've sourced the best proofreaders in Bristol who are ready to help you with all your proofreading needs.

Malcolm C.

Malcolm C.

Bristol, UK

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Bestselling author, editor, commissioning editor, packager and publishing consultant. Will work for biscuits.


Work experience:

  • Portico
  • Château de Pommard
  • Robson Books
  • Me Me Me Publishing Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Entertainment Non-Fiction Music Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Humor & Comedy Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Picture Books Children's Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Plays & Screenplays

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

Robin S.

Robin S.

Bristol, England, UK

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Twenty years' experience in commercial fiction and non-fiction for such publishers as HarperCollins, Virgin, Harlequin and Little, Brown.


Work experience:

  • Bath & West Life magazine
  • Press Association
  • Self-employed
  • Proscenium Theatre Publications Ltd

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Thriller & Suspense Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction True Crime Mystery & Crime Action & Adventure

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

Laura J.

Laura J.

Bristol, United Kingdom

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An experienced writer, editor and proofreader specialising in children's storybooks, activity books, annuals and reference books.


Work experience:

  • Parragon
  • Self-employed
  • Egmont Publishing
  • HarperCollins Children's Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Action & Adventure Fiction Picture Books Children's Comics & Graphic Novels Young Adult Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction

Graham S.

Graham S.

Bristol, UK

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Business book coach and editor | I specialize in business, technology, science | 20+ years experience | Previously at 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

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

Dick H.

Dick H.

London, United Kingdom

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Experienced London-based editor of fiction (novels, short stories, plays), biography, art and culture and personal statements.


Work experience:

  • Shape London
  • Variorum Text Services
  • Waltham Forest Council
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs History Political Science & Current Affairs Religion & Spirituality Classics Fiction Mystery & Crime Humor & Comedy

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Proofreader Bristol

Most writers make spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors in their work. However, actually noticing these errors is difficult, even for the most seasoned writer — which is why they hire proofreaders to serve as their eagle-eyed double-checkers.

Proofreading is not a task for just anybody. You need to find an individual who has experience working as a proofreader — bonus points if they’ve worked on books in your genre. Apart from catching the aforementioned mechanical mistakes, they will make sure that your style stays consistent and that you’re not accidentally describing things totally differently from scene to scene. For example, if you say a certain character’s hair is blonde and then later it changes to brown? A proofreader will catch that and make sure you fix it before publishing.

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