The Old Bakery, Chapel Street
journalist, travel writer
Scotland; Ireland; England; France; Turkey; Scandinavia; USA; Middle East Australia
Writes for a variety of publications ranging from the Times Educational Supplement, Sunday Herald and Scots Magazine to Womanís Realm, European Businessman and Classic Travel. Is co author of nine guidebooks, has contributed to many others and was joint author of the Womanís National Commission report ‘Growing Up Female in the UK’
Works with partner, Hugh Taylor. Undertakes writing commissions for articles and books, organises travel-writing seminars and workshops.
Hotspots Guide to Cancun (1999), Turkish Mediterranean, Turkish Rivera and Aegean Turkey (2000) (all Thomas Cook); Book of Britainís Walks (1999, contributor); Essential Scotland (2000); Exploring Britain (2000, contributor), Adventure Travel India and Himalayas (2000, contributor), Spiral Scotland (2001) (all AA Publishing); Columbus World Travel – City Guides to Denver, St Petersburg and Oslo (Columbus Press, 2000-01). Jarrold Short Walks Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park