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Tristan da Cunha Newsletter

Richard edits the Tristan da Cunha Newsletter.

It is posted to members of the Tristan Association throughout the world,
and to every Tristan Island family.

For details of joining the Tristan Association see

Tristan History Book
focused on the volcanic eruption in 1961, exile in the UK and subsequent return by 1963

Richard is writing this book on behalf of the Tristan Association and in liaison with Tristan Islanders.
It is hoped to publish the book in 2021.

Freelance Writing
Richard has written on commission for various newspapers and magazines. Further enquiries are welcome.

Tristan da Cunha Photo Portfolio
Richard acts as agent for the Tristan Government by running the Tristan da Cunha Photo Portfolio which provides high quality images for publication to publishers. These are for one-off publication without transfer of copyright. Enquiries welcome.

Commemorative Publication
To celebrate the 500th Anniversary of Tristan da Cunha

Richard wrote the main history text, compiled and edited this lavish
full colour 32 page book which was published
by the Tristan da Cunha Association in November 2006
to coincide with the Quincentenary of Tristan's discovery in 1506.

It is available from the Tristan Association ( or Miles Apart.

Bradt Guide to St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Richard has written a complete revision of the Tristan section of this internationally available guide in collaboration with Mike Hentley (Tristan Administrator 2004/7). It was published in Summer 2007. and is available from Miles Apart for £15 including postage. is published by Solomon's Project Copyright 2020 and all rights reserved