About me

I have over 30 years experience as a professional book and archive conservator and bookbinder, both as a freelance and as Head of conservation at Durham University Library and Collections. I am professionally accredited with ICON (Institute of conservation) and have attained registered status with ARA (Archives and Records association).

Local clients have included Alnwick Castle, Beamish Museum, Durham Cathedral, Killhope Museum, National Trust, Trinity House, Ushaw College, York Minster and many private clients.

Conservation Highlights Include: