After studying politics at the University of Wales (Swansea), Gillian worked in the Houses of Parliament as a researcher, and feature writer for the House magazine. She then moved to BBC radio as a producer/presenter of travel programmes for R4 and R5 Live, moving on to the production side of BBC tv.  

She returned to her first love of writing a few years’ ago, and has produced features for a range of UK newspapers and magazines, and for Gulf News in the UAE.

She has written a number of books including: Hidden Suffolk, The Essential Guide to Arthritis, My Dog has Arthritis but lives life to the full , My Cat has Arthritis but lives life to the full; My Dog has epilepsy but lives life to the full and The Brexit Cat

She’s working on a new book: A Cat’s Guide to Dating. A tongue-in-cheek look at what we can learn from our feline friends. Due Xmas 2021.