Punctuation

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  • after a full stop or comma, put in one space.
  • do not use full stops in abbreviations e.g. BGS, not B.G.S. Do not use full stops after Dr, Mr
  • double quotes should be used for words, phrases and sentences from a clearly identified source. Quotes should start with a capital if followed by a colon
  • single quote marks should be used in headlines, or link headings
  • don’t use apostrophes when making plurals of numbers, letters, or acronyms. Examples 1990s, CEOs