Monthly Archives: October 2014

The Strange World of Gurney Slade

I’ve just re-visited this forgotten work of genius by the late great Anthony Newley.   An ITV comedy series from the 1960s shot (amazingly) on  35 mm film.

A sitcom actor, fed up with the desperately un-funny stuff he is doing, walks out of the TV studio into a world of his own invention.

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Noir in Bath

Last Saturday I co-hosted a noir afternoon in Bath Central Library.  Very successful.  Good pieces of new work read out and discussed

Congratulations to Bath Libraries for setting up ALL their writing workshops.

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Jeff Dowson on Twitter

Any crime readers. MysteryFest March 9th Portsmouth @LeighRussell @DianaBretherick @Linda_Regan @Jeff_Dowson @SallySpedding @CarolWestron https://t.co/fUEjx5nZFB
#crimereaders #Books #BookWorm #BookReview #GreatReads

More exciting authors for MysteryFest! Diana @DianaBretherick, Judith Cranswick, Jeff Dowson, Donna Fletcher-Crow, Christine Hammacott, Dot Marshall-Gent, Graham Minett, Jennifer Palmer, Linda Regan and Sally Spedding!

#ffTheJottingsofGenius! @GlenRStansfield @BruceRelates @WordsIreland @Dreamheadz @KhalafAisha @AgentFergie @Jeff_Dowson @sineadspearing @PortiaMacIntosh @JanyVernis

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