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Writing services

Shirley Carnegie has been engaged as a copywriter on many different projects of varying lengths and complexity.

Her ability to understand complex information quickly and easily, and then translate it into easy-to-read reports or policy documents, is well respected in the industry.

Working closely with the client and their technical experts, Shirley will deliver a well-written, concise, accurate document on time and within budget.

See opposite for some of the many commissions undertaken by SCPR.

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Copywriting projects

  • Editorial for various rail magazines to support clients in the rail construction industry
  • Internal newsletters and e-communications for staff working in the rail and construction industry
  • Technical writing services for the Institute of Chartered Accountants
  • Regular editorial commissions from Hackney Council's Education Department, including the annual primary and secondary school admissions procedures
  • Regular editorial commissions from the national Nursing and Midwifery Council, including the editorial review of the new standards and competencies regulations
  • Writing and editing services for various NHS organisations
  • Written communications, including website, press releases and newsletter, for Motor Design Limited's global launch of new electro-magnetic software
  • Technical writing services for various public sector consultation exercises, including housing surveys, fear of crime audits and capital expenditure projects
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"We’ve had rave reviews from all the staff who have worked with Shirley. It’s so easy to get caught up in the world of jargon and public sector gobbledygook and too often we forget about the people on the receiving end of what we’re writing. Shirley’s really helped us to think more about what we write and the tone we use."


Jamie Angus
Head of Communications
Wolverhampton Homes

South Staffordshire Council NHS Trafford Vale of Aylesbury Housing Trust Hackney Council Hackney Learning Trust Tyssen Community School & Children's Centre Wolverhampton Homes