Can I help you?

Do you need a proofreader?

My name is Annie Deakins. Do you need professional proofreading services?

I proofread errors in writing, giving you a reliable turnaround. I can help you right your writing.

I bring a specific set of marking skills for the needs of particular clients. With my background in teaching and learning, education is my specialism. 

Could you be a client?

Educational publishers

I can help you. Do you need a proofreader for e-learning materials, or Primary or Secondary textbooks?

Publishers of children’s books

I can help you. Do you need a proofreader for books of fiction or non-fiction for 5-11 year olds?


I can help you. Does your writing need to be proofread, tidied and made presentable?  See Clients under ‘More…’.

Editor of Outlook magazine

I provide monthly editing services for the Outlook parish magazine of Great Dunmow and Barnston (St Mary’s & St Andrew’s churches).

“Thank you. Our Art Exhibition advert looks great, as does your whole magazine.” Peter, editor of ‘The Vine’, neighbouring church parish magazine.


Annie is very professional, committed to the client’s needs and incredibly conscientious. She reshuffled her diary to accommodate my proofreading request, for which I am very grateful. She delivered the service within the suggested time frame. I would not hesitate to recommend Annie.” 

Lidia Stanton MA MSc Psych MBPsS, Psychologist, Dyslexia Specialist, and Study Skills Tutor (Her book ‘Tricky Punctuation in Cartoons’ is one of a set of guides for children published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers.)