Clare Gogerty

Writer of copy, features and books. Also an editor.

London, United Kingdom
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    Freelance Editor / Writer / Consultant

About me

I am an award-winning editor and writer with considerable experience in consumer magazine publishing. In the past I was homes and gardens editor of The Simple Things magazine, edited Coast magazine for six years, was interim editor of the National Trust Magazine, deputy editor of The Sunday Times insideout magazine, and editor of Grand Designs Magazine. I also write copy for websites, and branded content, specialising in homes, interiors, travel and gardens. Currently I am freelance. Mostly I write books but I also write about British travel, interiors and crafts for a variety of publications including The Guardian, Homes & Antiques, Condé Nast Traveller, Elle Decoration and Enterprise (digital) Magazine, plus a blog for In 2019 my book 'Beyond the Footpath: mindful adventures for modern pilgrims' (Piatkus) was published. This year 'Sacred Place: where to find wonder in the world' will be published by Aster. I have also written several guidebooks for the National Trust.

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  • Travel Writing
  • Consumer Lifestyle
  • Editing
  • Ideas
  • Sub-editing
  • Copywriting
  • Author

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Condé Nast Britain

    Condé Nast Britain

    • Publishing
  • Hearst Magazines UK

    Hearst Magazines UK

    • Publishing
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    The Simple Things Magazine

    Work history


    Homes and gardens editor

    The Simple Things Magazine

    Apr 2014 - Aug 2019
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • I was responsible for the homes and gardens content of the magazine, working from home on a freelance basis. I also write features for other parts of the magazine and pitch in with ideas, campaigns and concepts.



    Editor of the year (shorlisted)


    • I was shortlisted for four BSME Awards during my time as editor of Coast magazine.


    Best specialist consumer magazine (Coast)

    PPA Awards

    • Coast won this award under my editorship.