I am a freelance proofreader providing a professional, friendly and efficient service.

I have an academic background and am experienced in working with students, academic staff, and those with English as an additional language.

Please contact me for a quote for your work. This is likely to be based on a fixed price per thousand words, but may vary depending on exactly what is required. I am happy to share exactly how I worked out your quote and my terms and conditions.

When you book with me you will get:

  • a reliable service that values your work
  • consistent and professional proofreading skills
  • good communication
  • sticking to agreed deadlines – and may work at short notice if existing commitments permit
  • an ethical service which works with the policies of your educational institution (see ‘My policies and documents’ page)


While writing my dissertation for my degree, I approached Catherine to proof read my work. I had received some negative feedback on grammar and spelling on my other assignments and I wanted to ensure this work was the best it could be. I was very apprehensive about this as I wanted it to be right … Continue reading Mark L.

Mark L.

Catherine provided a first-class proof-reading service for my PhD thesis. In doing so, she was meticulous, assiduous, and consistently professional. Catherine has an eye for detail, excellent IT skills and an ability to make appropriate suggestions to improve the presentation of text. I have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending Catherine to prospective clients. Dr Edwin … Continue reading Edwin


Catherine has helped me with transcriptions and proofreading for almost two years now as part of my PhD. Catherine’s transcriptions have been brilliant for me to complete the coding phase of my interviews and made the process much faster. Furthermore, after receiving some feedback from my¬†supervisor on my use of signposting, grammar, and academic style, … Continue reading Simon


I have worked with Catherine for over five years using her proofreading skills for a large number of reports during that time. I have found her a fast, flexible and very accurate proofreader – she is particularly good at gently pointing out improvements without seeming critical.¬† Despite being an English as a first language speaker, … Continue reading Ruth M

Ruth M