Budapest Is Rising…

Budapest Is Rising…

When I was a kid, the only thing I knew about Budapest was from a song in the musical CHESS, which talks about the 1956 Budapest Rising. That was pretty much it, apart from a barely remembered weekend break there about fifteen years ago, where all I remember visiting was a restaurant called ‘Sir Lancelot’s‘, […]

A New Beginning…

A New Beginning…

So on Thursday, something happened with my website, which meant that it was a) unfixable and b) unretrievable. So I’ve now changed providers, created a new design and started to port data from archived pages via the Wayback Machine. In fairness, I’d had it for years, and the Wayback Machine has archived pages from 2012 […]

The Bandits Are Coming…

The Bandits Are Coming…

Oho! I can finally announce that I’m doing a series of eight Graphic Novels for Hachette / Franklin Watts books called BANDITS, with eight amazing artists! Aimed at 8-12 year olds, and with a focus on reluctant reading teenagers, we have: Grandpa’s Goalscarers – art by Ben Scrutton Agent of P.A.W.S. – art by Wil […]

The Doctors Are In…

The Doctors Are In…

So last week I had a momentous occasion. Two, really. The first was that I was at the BBC / Massive Events Sherlocked USA convention in Los Angeles as the host – and more of that later – but the second, and more important of the two was that on Friday 26th May ay 1.45pm I became an official BBC Drama […]