Tuesday, 16 September 2014

"Filling the void" is going too far

People are truly getting desperate in their quest for something to write about series four of Sherlock.

Friday, 12 September 2014

Book progress update

I thought, for those who are interested, that it was time for a book update.

Thursday, 11 September 2014

ACD Dramatisation - an idea?

Over the years there have been many dramas about Conan Doyle and aspects of his life but, as far as I know, two significant aspects have not been brought to the screen.

Monday, 8 September 2014

Why do I do this to myself?

Anyone who was present at the recent Stoddart Dinner will know how worked up I was about my talk.

Friday, 5 September 2014

Undershaw - Change of use apparently approved.

It would appear from Twitter than the planning application to change Undershaw's usage designation has been approved.

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Monday, 1 September 2014

Stoddart Dinner - An appeal

On Saturday August 30th the Sherlock Holmes Society of London held a dinner to celebrate the 125th anniversary of a very special dinner.

Friday, 22 August 2014

Stoddart Dinner - It's not long now...

The Stoddart Dinner will be held at the Langham Hotel a week on Saturday. I thought I'd provide some notes for those interested (whether attending or not).

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Colour me surprised

As regular readers will know, I am presently working on a biography of Conan Doyle's Windlesham years. The reason I waited almost three years after the publication of my last book came down to one word.

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Trading on the name....?

Over the years there have been many versions of Holmes and Watson but is there a point at which the characters are just trading on the name?