this is where you’ll find details of events, talks, interviews, news and publicity.

22nd May 2017

Guest post on Emma the Little Bookworm about what I wish I’d known when I launched my first novel.

5th May 2017

photofiction-logoGuest post on Barbara Copperthwaites Photo Fiction blog about the day I spotted a plaque on a a house that changed his life.

21st March 2017

Guest post on author, Clare Flyn’s blog , revealing how my environmental health work led to crime writing

27th January 2017

Guest post on TripFiction, showing how the South Downs inspired Kent Fisher and No Accident

Sue Shepherd reposted an interview with me as part of her blog party.

19th January 2017

Guest post on Linda’s Book Bag. How blogging restored my confidence and led to a publishing deal.

3rd January 2017

Allison Ferns, host of the afternoon show on Radio Sussex, interviews me about my move from environmental health officer to crime writer on her ‘My Life’ spot.

A more detailed report and further photographs will be available in my Robservations blog and the February edition of my newsletter, which you can subscribe to via the Case Files link on the right.

In the meantine, please listen to the interview below.

26th November 2016
Fisher’s Fables published as an eBook on Amazon

Fisher's Fables

17th November 2016No Accident receives it’s 20th review.

16th November 2016 – having a terrific time at Sue’s Blog Party

24th September 2016interview with Sylvia Kerslake

13th September 2016 – talking to Anderida Writers

26th August 2016 –  Environmental Health News feature with thanks to Will Hatchett for an epic review and article.

26th August 2016 – my first talk as an author at The Hawthorns. My thanks to Ian Turnbull and Emma Allum for inviting me.

Emma at hawthrons

 25th August 2016

My first radio interview on Uckfield FM, with thanks for allowing me to post the interview.

Click on the player below to listen to the interview.




25th July 2016 – great write up in Fully Booked 2016

7th July 2016 – lovely write up in the Bury Times and This Is Lancashire

20th June 2016No Accident published as an eBook.

front cover

19th June 2016Dan and Sean Campbell, creators of DCI Morton, post their interview with me about No Accident and my writing.

17th June 2016 – No Accident featured on Crime Fiction Lover