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Tristan da Cunha Newsletter

Richard produces the Tristan da Cunha Newsletter, which has expanded under Richard's management from 12 up to 44 full colour pages.

It is available free to members throughout the world,
and to every Tristan Island family.

For details of joining the Tristan Association see

Tristan History Book
to coincide with the 200th Anniversary of Tristan becoming a UK possession in 2016
and focussed 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 planned to be published by the Tristan Association in 2016.

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 2015 and all rights reserved