Though the page has turned for this year’s Harrogate Crime Writers’ Festival, we wanted to shine a light on our involvement.

One of the most respected literary festivals in Yorkshire, the Harrogate event is traditionally sponsored by Theakston’s Old Peculier. Taking place over a number of days, it brings reader and writer together, with plenty of household names giving talks and interviews.

So, why were Think Forensic in the library, with the blood spatter ‘head’, and a body on the floor? Publisher Pan MacMillan invited us to set up a crime scene at the Old Swan Hotel; the plot for the day was based upon Ann Cleeve’s book ‘The Moth Catcher’, featuring her trusty stalwart ‘Vera Stanhope’, who greeted all would-be detectives on the day.Read More