Welcome to SimonScribes!

We are a proofreading, copyediting and rewriting service based near London, England. 

Founded in 2005, our team has a simple goal: to make everybody a great communicator! To achieve this, we provide professional editing and proofreading services with a personal touch. Working with clients, we ensure that their writing is fluent, clear and effective. 

Over the last fifteen years we’ve worked with countless documents from many genres. Amongst others, these include:

  • Academic articles and research papers.
  • Theses and publications.
  • Annual reports for national and international organisations.
  • Fiction and non-fiction books.
  • Corporate documents, publications and communications.
  • Magazines and journal articles across a range of topics and interests.
  • Poetry and short story anthologies.
  • Policy and political papers.




"Simon offers a reliable and meticulous proofreading service. It's always a pleasure to work with him, and to see how manuscripts benefit from his professional accuracy. He offers thoughtful suggestions where needed, and is always a friendly, cheerful person to work with. I would highly recommend Simon to other publishers and authors – in fact anybody who works with text. Conscientious, methodical and an extremely capable pair of hands!" - Helen Hart, Publishing Director, SilverWood Books. 

"I have worked with Simon as our proofreader on a number of projects over the last few years. Plain and simple, Simon is absolutely excellent. His attention to detail is second to none. He easily adapts to even the most complex types of texts and time after time succeeds in bringing out the essence of our reports. I can recommend Simon without a doubt." - René C.G. Arnold, Head of Department "Markets and Perspectives" at WIK. 

Why choose SimonScribes?

We know that there are many proofreading and copyediting services out there. Why, then, should you choose SimonScribes?

Here are five reasons to work with us:

  1. As outlined above, we have extensive experience working on a wide range of texts.
  2. Our small friendly team commit to making your experience with us easy and enjoyable.
  3. All Editors are English language speakers with impressive qualifications and credentials.
  4. Our prices are always fair, honest and transparent.
  5. We have worked with a range of notable clients, some of which can be seen below.

We always love new challenges!

Why not contact us to find out how we can make you a great communicator?