High Tide is a multi-strand publishing organisation based in the beautiful town of Scarborough on the Yorkshire coast.

We publish online and in print as well as carrying out academic and professional research, journalism, teaching and writing.

In 2015 we launched our own book imprint, publishing the first of a series of guide books on the natural history of North Yorkshire – see our shop page.

High Tide Publishing is run by researcher and journalist Janis Bright, and writer and publisher Roger Osborne.

Janis Bright is a researcher and writer with more than 25 years’ experience. Her specialism is social policy and in particular social housing. Janis has worked on research projects across the UK and Europe and has written for major UK magazines and newspapers. For more information about Janis Bright click here.

Roger Osborne is the author of a series of acclaimed history books, published across the world by Random House and translated into six languages. His recent plays have been performed to critical acclaim. In addition he has written several books about the landscape of North Yorkshire, as well as broadcasting on regional and national radio.

Roger is an experienced and entertaining public speaker. If you’d like him to speak to your group send a message via our Contact page.

For more information about Roger Osborne click here.

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