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Meet the Armadillo Team

Louise Ellis-Barrett

Louise Ellis-Barrett


Louise is a senior librarian for the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead.


She balances this with her PhD research (Egyptology) and of course a book lover extraordinaire. Her nose is always in a book.

As Editor-in-Chief Louise has responsibility for selecting and guiding the content of the magazine and its varied associated offshoots!

Sarah Lovell

Sarah Lovell

Illustrations Editor


Illustrator Sarah has loved drawing for as long as she can remember, studying art to degree level. Inspirations include nature, wildlife and magic, and her children. She runs 'Sarah Lovell Art' designing cards, prints and colouring books.

Sarah is responsible for the vibrant new images in the magazine.

Simon Barrett

Simon Barrett

Web Editor

Simon Barrett, is a Secondary School Teacher of Religion, Philosophy and Ethics.


Simon is very serious about his reading (often to be found stealing books from Louise), accompanying this with plentiful tea and cake.

Simon is responsible for making sure the website is updated and ready for each new edition.

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