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Nov.03.2011
My publisher Severn House has done some exciting things this year and I don't mean publishing my DI Andy Horton crime novels, although that is exciting. They have also entered the world of social media and I am delighted to see they now have a Facebook page and a Twitter account. They've also been...
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Oct.31.2011
Us crime writers are a gruesome bunch, we're always looking for new and often subtle ways to kill someone.  I'm frequently asked how I research my crime novels for this sort of information. Well, in addition to talking to the experts I also use an excellent and very handy little book...
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Oct.25.2011
Had a great time on the Pompey Bus at Havant Town Centre yesterday between 8.30am and 9am talking to Adrian Knight of Express FM on his breakfast show. In the bus with us was Darren Gamblen who was getting ready for his show from 9am and Graham (don't know his surname) who was doing all the...
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Oct.24.2011
This week The Breakfast Show at Express FM is on the road on the Pompey Bus turning up at different locations around the area, and on Tuesday 25 October it will be at Havant town centre where I will be climbing on board to join presenter Adrian Knight on his show. The Pompey Bus will be turning...
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Oct.20.2011
Unfortunately owing to personal circumstances Dr Neil McCaw whose talk was to be on Victorian Crime Fiction at CSI Portsmouth on Saturday 5 November has had to withdraw from the programme. I will be stepping in to take his place in addition to being on the panel event in the afternoon.  I...
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Oct.19.2011
I was so thrilled to see my DI Andy Horton crime novel Footsteps on the Shore advertised on the London Underground and at major London Railway Stations alongside my fellow crime writer, Mark Billingham's book Good as Dead.  This is to promote Portsmouth BookFest during which Mark and I are...
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Oct.17.2011
I had a great time on the radio last week, talking to David Nove on Angel Radio Isle of Wight and Peter Walkden on Vectis Radio. Thought I'd share some photographs here taken during the radio interviews. From left to right: Carol Bridgestock, David Nove, Pauline Rowson and Bob Bridgestock  ...
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Oct.10.2011
On Saturday 5 November in Portsmouth a group of top crime authors and crime experts will come together to debate and discuss crime fiction versus crime fact at CSI Portsmouth. There is the chance for the audience to put their questions to the panel on the day  but if you can’t be there (or...
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Oct.07.2011
I’m delighted that award wining crime author, John Harvey has agreed to be on the afternoon panel at CSI Portsmouth, where crime fiction meets crime fact, at the John Pounds Centre, Portsmouth on Saturday 5 November. I consider it a privilege to be appearing with a crime writer whose novels I...
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Sep.30.2011
DI Andy Horton in my marine mystery police procedural crime novels has been described as 'an especially good series hero, a likable fellow with plenty of street smarts and the requisite personal baggage - an abrasive supervisor (DCI Lorraine Bliss) and an antagonistic soon to be ex wife.' ...