The Editorial Team
The Wiveliscombe Messenger has one member of staff, the Editor, Lucy Sloan. She works alongside a team of four volunteers.
Lucy Sloan - Editor
Lucy Sloan has edited the Messenger since 2012. She has worked as a business journalist, magazine editor and for a charity, editing its publications.
One of the original Messenger Editorial Team when it was founded in 1997, Pauline Homeshaw is also the Chair of the Wiveliscombe Area Partnership, Director of the 10 Parishes Festival, and Chair of Wiveliscombe Civic and Historical Society.
Jeremy Toye has a long track record as a journalist, working for many years for Reuters in over 60 countries.
Gabriel Smy specialises in writing for digital formats, and is a governor of Wiveliscombe Primary School.
Another member of the original Editorial Team, Simon Turnbull is a longstanding columnist for the Messenger.