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Meet Roger the Dodger’s new teacher in this week’s Beano

Meet Roger the Dodger’s new teacher in this week’s Beano

April 16, 2014 No Comments »

Roger goes swimming in this week’s Beano and he’s looking forward to it, until Dave realises that the water’s freezing! Of course, Mr Skinflint, Roger’s new teacher won’t listen. He... Read More »

A story buffet at the BristolCon Fringe

A story buffet at the BristolCon Fringe

April 15, 2014 No Comments »

A great night last night at the BristolCon fringe. I don’t get to go enough due to other commitments on a Monday evening, but was free this week so headed... Read More »

Woo! Early copies of Wit, Wisdom and Timey-Wimey Stuff arrive!

Woo! Early copies of Wit, Wisdom and Timey-Wimey Stuff arrive!

April 12, 2014 No Comments »

Look what has just materialised, thanks to the lovely folk at BBC Books! The War Doctor can’t wait to get stuck into this early copy of Wit, Wisdom and Timey-Wimey... Read More »

Roger the Dodger vs Olive the Cook in this week’s Beano!

Roger the Dodger vs Olive the Cook in this week’s Beano!

April 9, 2014 No Comments »

This week’s Beano sees me starting my run on Roger the Dodger, with the strip’s new artist – the brilliant Wayne Thompson! Wayne’s given Roger a fresh new look, which... Read More »

Blake’s 7 Cold Fury and Caged covers revealed (plus a little Wit and Wisdom to boot!)

Blake’s 7 Cold Fury and Caged covers revealed (plus a little Wit and Wisdom to boot!)

April 8, 2014 No Comments »

Yesterday, Big Finish released the covers and blurbs for the two plays Mark Wright and I have written for the new series of Blake’s Seven full-cast dramas. First up is... Read More »

Upcoming event: Doctor Who Experience Monster Family Day Out

Upcoming event: Doctor Who Experience Monster Family Day Out

April 7, 2014 No Comments »

What are you doing on Wednesday 16th April? Fancy a little Doctor Who fun? Then head over to the Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff for this year’s family day out.... Read More »

Meet Snaffles the Cat Burglar

Meet Snaffles the Cat Burglar

April 4, 2014 No Comments »

OK, I’m excited about this. Really, really excited! After the success of The Gloom Lord, I’m back writing another interactive e-book for Fiction Express later this month. Fiction Express have... Read More »

Billy Button cover revealed

Billy Button cover revealed

April 3, 2014 No Comments »

Badger Learning has revealed the cover of Billy Button, my latest Teen Read book for reluctant readers. Here it is: Always found faces at windows a bit creepy, me! On... Read More »

Dangerous fruit, ninjabread men and giant babies – creating stories at Bromley Heath School in Bristol!

Dangerous fruit, ninjabread men and giant babies – creating stories at Bromley Heath School in Bristol!

April 2, 2014 No Comments »

Just spent a fantastic two days leading creative workshops at Bromley Heath Junior School in Bristol. Together, we had great fun brainstorming stories that saw the school transported to strange... Read More »

Fear is the prison

Fear is the prison

March 27, 2014 No Comments »

Spotted this wonderful sign in Bristol city centre last night. Apologies for the quality of the snap, but it was taken very quickly on my phone. How true is that?... Read More »