Shuttle has lived in Falmouth, Cornwall, since 1970. Her collection Redgrove's Wife (Bloodaxe 2006) was shortlisted for the Forward and TS Eliot prizes. Adventures With My Horse (OUP 1988) was re-issued by The Poetry Book Society in 2007 as part of their series Back In Print. She co-authored The Wise Wound with her husband, Peter Redgrove, who died in 2003. Her work can be heard at The Poetry Archive.