Happy woman

 Editorial and Production

Founder & Editor-in-Chief - Janet Kirlew


Deputy Editor - Tammy Hepworth

Production Editor - Mandy Higham

Well-being and Beauty Writer/Editor - Elizabeth Rae

Imelda Hicks edits our Dear… letters pages.  Please send your feedback here and we might publish your letter!

Features Director - Jo Bant

If you have a feature idea, please send a brief pitch outlining your idea to Jo here

Your Story Team

Features Assistant - Monica Jones

Features Assistant - Heather Martingdon

Design & Creative Director - Cece Tomally

Art Editor Sharon Walters

Art Assistant Elle Tommie

Advertising & Marketing

Subscription & Advertising enquiries

Web Developer & Technical Support

Image by Julie Bee Photography

Image by Julie Bee Photography


Mary Philip is a web designer and developer based in Scotland. A web coding expert and authorised trainer.  Mary is passionate about great website design creating results, benefiting the user and empowering business owners. For web related technical issues, please contact Mary here

 Fun loving… 

I love to… have a chuckle and be with friends & family. 

My favourite drink is… either a cuppa or a shandy in the sunshine. 

I believe… that humour is integral. 


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