Members Area

Welcome to the Members’ Area of the Guild of Food Writers website. Here you will find resources that are only available to Guild members, including shortcuts to member benefits such as our discounts and pay survey results.


For more information on the Guild, and to see the full range of our activities and resources, please refer to our new FAQs page.


The directory of members is one of the most important features of the Guild, so please be sure to keep your entry up to date, both with regard to professional activities and contact details. 


Best wishes,


Charlotte Pike


Geoff Tansey

Special subjects

Food System, intellectual property,

Languages spoken

English, Turkish

Advisory boards / Awards

Curator of the on-line Food Systems Academy; member, Food Ethics Council; June 2009, joint winner of the Derek Cooper Award for Campaigning and Investigative Food Writing, in the Guild of Food Writers Awards; November 2008, Derek Cooper Award for best food campaigner/educator, BBC Radio Food and Farming Awards 2008; June 2005, Received one of six ‘Joseph Rowntree Visionaries for a Just and Peaceful World’ Awards; 1996 Langhe Ceretto-SEI Prize (Alba, Italy) for The Food System - a Guide