About us

We’ve been working as an extra pair of hands for busy communications teams since 2013. Between us, we have more than a century’s experience working in the NHS, private healthcare, sciences, biomedical research, finance and more.

We’re skilled at transforming specialised terminology into plain English. In fact, writing about scientific research, technical advancements, and changes to health and care services – and what it all means for you and your stakeholders – is second nature.

We work completely flexibly and are happy to work with your in-house team or preferred suppliers to get the job done quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively. Contact us to find out how we can work together.

Our team

Sorted Communications is run by Ali Marsland, with support from a small team of people with expertise in writing, design, admin, print, photography and more. Our team includes communications and journalism professionals with scientific education and extensive experience in health and medical writing. 


Ali brings more than two decades of writing and communications experience to Sorted Communications. Having trained in linguistics and held in-house communication roles in the …

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Alison worked in the NHS as a healthcare scientist in one of the UK’s largest teaching hospitals for over 25 years, before a mid-life crisis …

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Chris leads on any website projects for us. Having managed digital communications in a large NHS trust for many years, Chris not only knows how …

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Deborah is an experienced freelance PR and communications consultant who has worked for over 20 years across a range of industries from retail to healthcare. …

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Hannah has two decades’ experience working in editorial, digital and communications roles for charities, agencies, magazines, businesses and brands. Having managed editorial teams and launched …

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Jo E

Jo E has worked in communications for over 20 years and has a love of language, writing and the creative arts. She has experience of …

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Jo P

Jo P has 25 years’ experience in communications including in both agency and in-house roles. She spent almost 10 years within Nottingham’s NHS communications teams, …

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Our marketing manager, Jodie started her career in fashion 10 years ago before moving into consumer PR, working on award-winning campaigns with national brands including …

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Julie is an established freelance journalist specialising in health. Her features can be found in a range of consumer magazines, professional journals and charity publications. …

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Leanne is a former journalist and sub-editor turned communications specialist with 15 years of experience writing for different audiences across print and digital channels. She …

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Lucy has worked in media and communications for a decade, covering everything from mental and women’s health to the optical sector. She started her career …

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Phil is our print specialist. After working in the print industry for over 20 years he knows the business inside out. With extensive contacts in …

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Rose is a qualified physiotherapist and worked in both NHS and private healthcare for more than 35 years. She has also acted as an expert …

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Sarah has worked in communications for over 15 years. She began her career as a reporter for regional papers back in the days of the …

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Ali and her team of copywriting talent are one of those rare finds that any organisation would wish to make. I’ve been particularly impressed with their ability to distil corporate jargon and create highly accessible, flowing, client-friendly copy that hits the brief each and every time.
Darren McCowan
Marketing Manager, Answer-4u