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


Jill Turton

I am a food and travel writer, reviewing restaurants for local and national food guides. I share a weekly restaurant review column in the Yorkshire Post and am a contributor to numerous food and travel publications. I am the author of Good Food in in Yorkshire and the Time Out Guide to the Lake District. Based in both York and Staithes on Yorkshire’s east coast I write regularly on the food and travel in the north of England and Scotland and am co-author of the website

Special subjects

Restaurants Travel

Languages spoken


Regular work

Restaurant Reviews National Food Guides

Advisory boards / Awards

Shortlisted André Simon Award Shortlisted Guild of Food Writer's Awards

Commercial interests