28 Jul 2019
Later this week I’m launching A Right Royal Face-Off, my comic novel about Thomas Gainsborough, at Gainsborough’s House.
That’s the painter’s childhood home in S...
24 Jul 2019
A nice little review of A Right Royal Face-Off in Saga Magazine
15 Jul 2019
Here’s my piece in the Daily Express about Gainsborough’s new-found fashionability, to which I hope A Right Royal Face-Off will contribute
16 Dec 2018
I live very close to the Suffolk birthplace of the artist Thomas Gainsborough, and I‘ve come to know his work well. A curiosity about his life ensued, and it tu...
8 Sep 2018
Here’s a short review in the September edition of Attitude magazine
9 Aug 2018
This is a Q&A I did with Bury & West Suffolk magazine about
The Hurtle of Hell, my move to Suffolk, and my next fiction project...
24 Jul 2018
Another nice review of The Hurtle of Hell, from Eric Page in Gscene magazine.
21 Jul 2018
Here’s a fantastic review of The Hurtle of Hell in The Lady.
‘Part philosophical quest, part redemptive religious exploration, this is an original and witty look...
3 Dec 2017
My great uncle, Lance Corporal Harold Kingsley Edge, died at the Battle of Cambrai in northern France on 1 December 1917. He was twenty.
To mark the centenary of...
17 Sep 2017
The other night I talked about and read from The Hopkins Conundrum in Sudbury, Suffolk, as a guest of Gainsborough’s House art gallery.
The House were great host...
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22 Apr 2017
The Wreck of the Deutschland: a new recording
1 Aug 2017
Tales of Thomas
6 Aug 2019
The other Gainsborough’s House
‘This larky novel’
Coming next: a comedy about Thomas Gainsborough
‘Interesting and funny’
Hell and back
‘Inclusive, funny and heretical. Burn it or read it’
‘A clever and enchanting fable of self-discovery’
Honouring Harold Kingsley Edge
British Film Institute
Gerard Manley Hopkins
Pope Benedict XI
Roman Catholic Church
The Girls of Slender Means
The Hopkins Conundrum
The Wreck of the Deutschland