working with words

Decorus Lacuna has been providing proofreading and copy editing services since 2001.

We work primarily with students, as well as commercial, public and non-profit organisations.

We are fast, efficient and reliable. Our work is of high quality and our prices are competitive.

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academic proofreading

We work primarily with students, proofreading and copy editing work undergraduate and postgraduate work in a wide range of subjects.

For your peace of mind, we guarantee that we will…

— meet your deadline(s)

— never share your work with third-parties

— delete your files upon completion of the assignment



Our comprehensive proofreading service is charged at just £0.01 per word. This includes correction to errors in…

  • grammar
  • spelling
  • UK/US language consistency
  • punctuation
  • syntax

Copy editing


We provide copy editing services for £0.02 per word. This includes…

  • correction of errors in spelling, grammar, etc.
  • removal of repetition and redundancy
  • rewording of awkward syntax
  • minor restructuring
  • rephrasing to clarify key points

What’s the difference?


Proofreading is simply the correction of errors (spelling, grammar, etc.).

Copy editing is far more extensive and includes correcting errors and making creative improvements.

For help deciding which of these services you need, see here or contact us.

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To get a quote, call 07960 928 470, email or use the form below.