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School visits: Bromley Heath Junior School

School visits: Bromley Heath Junior School

March 12, 2013 2 Comments »

OK, I was supposed to have written this blog last Friday but life, a dodgy boiler, a dead fish and the Ninth Doctor all got in the way. Don’t ask.... Read More »

Why do you write?

Why do you write?

March 11, 2013 No Comments »

Courtesy of scriptmag.com, here's a thought for the day from Joss Whedon. Why do you write? I write because I honestly don't know what else I would do.   Read More »

School visits: Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Libraries

School visits: Rhondda-Cynon-Taf Libraries

March 7, 2013 No Comments »

The last couple of days have seen me nipping around on school visit thanks to the wonder that is World Book Day. Yesterday, I hot-footed it over the Severn Bridge... Read More »

New Ice Warriors revealed! Fantassssssstic!

New Ice Warriors revealed! Fantassssssstic!

March 5, 2013 No Comments »

So, SFX have revealed the new Ice Warriors from Doctor Who series 7B in all their reptilian glory. Personally I think they look pretty ssssssssssensational. True to the original with... Read More »

Book a school visit from Doctor Who author Cavan Scott

Book a school visit from Doctor Who author Cavan Scott

March 3, 2013 No Comments »

Looking for an author to come and lead creative writing workshops at your school? Have classes full of Doctor Who fans? Want to inspire them to get reading and writing?... Read More »

Friday Quiz: How well do you know Iris Wildthyme?

Friday Quiz: How well do you know Iris Wildthyme?

March 1, 2013 No Comments »

To celebrate the fact that you can now pre-order Iris Wildthyme series four, why not take this little quiz. How well do you know the adventures of Auntie Iris. There... Read More »

Geek Junk: Judge Dredd Cosplay Penguin

Geek Junk: Judge Dredd Cosplay Penguin

February 27, 2013 1 Comment »

Fact 1. I’ve promised my wife I won’t buy any more geek junk. I have batmobiles. I have Transformers. I have LEGO. I have remote-controlled Daleks, Davroses and K9s. Even... Read More »

Poll: Is it OK for writers to add fantastical elements to Sherlock Holmes?

Poll: Is it OK for writers to add fantastical elements to Sherlock Holmes?

February 26, 2013 1 Comment »

More reviews are coming in for Encounters of Sherlock Holmes, edited by George Mann, published by Titan Books and featuring a story by me. Over at Amazon one happy customer... Read More »

Free Iris Wildthyme Wallpaper

Free Iris Wildthyme Wallpaper

February 23, 2013 No Comments »

She’s back! Big Finish has released details of Iris Wildthyme series four. Katy Manning and David Benson return as Iris and Panda in three more fabulous adventures, produced by Mark... Read More »

New Book Day: Encounters of Sherlock Holmes

New Book Day: Encounters of Sherlock Holmes

February 22, 2013 1 Comment »

Today sees the publication of Encounters of Sherlock Holmes, a collection of new Sherlockian adventures edited by George Mann and published by Titan Books. Plus, there’s a story from me... Read More »