Melanie Thompson is an experienced content writer, editor and proofreader who works mainly on technical, science and education materials.

Services offered

  • writing
  • rewriting
  • editing
  • copy-editing
  • proofreading
  • website editing
  • website management
  • publicity materials
  • media relations
  • consultancy

She helps in-house teams to achieve their communications objectives, and specialises in making technical information suitable for general audiences.

Subject specialisms

  • climate change
  • construction
  • energy efficiency
  • environment
  • sustainability
  • physical sciences

Melanie has worked for government departments, professional bodies, trade associations, large and small businesses, charities, publishers, and the business-to-business press.


  • reports and policy documents
  • manuals and guides
  • books and journals
  • promotional literature
  • academic course materials
  • web pages
  • press releases
  • magazine articles
  • members’ newsletters
  • email newsletters

Melanie has a network of contacts – including marketing, corporate identity and events consultants – who can work together to bid for larger communications projects.