Helen Rimmer 


A former journalist, Helen has 20 years experience working in newspapers, PR agencies and in-house communications. She has worked with government, charities and business.

Being a northerner, Helen likes her tea strong with a dash of milk.

Debbie Clifford


Deb comes from a commercial marketing background, working for organisations like Nationwide Building Society and Pentel Stationery as well as the charity sector. If its creativity mixed with business sense you need - talk to Deb.

Deb likes her tea with lots of milk and no sugar. She gets her sugar from cakes.

Michelle Gordon-Coles


Michelle has worked in the business, higher education and charity sectors. Her specialisms include strategy, research, branding and publications.

Michelle started drinking tea (milk, no sugar) to ward off the cold when she moved to the UK from Australia.


We are a small team of marketing and communications specialists, based in Gloucestershire, Hampshire and Wiltshire, with over 20 years experience working in the charity and commercial sectors.

Our passion is to help small charities and businesses communicate their message in a simple and engaging way; delivering creative, refreshing and effective marketing and communications.

We can also provide a flexible in-house marketing and communications service – giving you the professional expertise you need for as long as you need it.

Why the name Tea for Three?

We find three heads are better than one. We also have some of our best ideas and eureka moments with a cup of tea in one hand and, if we’re honest, a cake in the other. It’s no more complicated than that. It kind of sums up how we like to work – keeping it simple.