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Since June 2013 Paul has written hundreds of articles for the very popular, satirical and surreal 'Real Bolton News'.

Click here to read some of them.

K640 15.1.10greenroomThis Monthly event has restarted and is now the 2nd Monday of the month.

You'll usually find a combination of: Paul, Nat, Ian Kell, Norman Rawl, Eric Lever, Gordon Zola, Dave Morgan, James Hartnell and others performing.

The Bay Horse, Babylon Lane, Heath Charnock PR6 9ER


hangingSome of the articles previously published elsewhere can now be found here.

A new article in the investigation of the history of the Crime Thriller series, The Murder Ballads, is also published here for the first time. This article looks at how this ancient form of news broadcasting influnced later forms of the thriller, particularly the Penny Dreadfuls.


viking helmet

In June 2012 Paul's story 'Viking' was displayed in a flash fiction exhibition presented by Writing on the Wall at the Kuumba Imani Millenium Centre, 4 Princes Road, Liverpool, L8 1TH.

A 1794 USA Silver DollarAlso in June 2012, his monologue 'The Silver Dollar' was peformed in the Hippodrome Theatre, Todmorden and is to appear in a collection of monologues published by theĀ Todmorden Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society.

Both the Story and Monologue can be found in Stories


Paul at a Mushaira

Paul appeared at the Gujarati/English bi-lingual Mushaira organised by the Gujarati Writers Guild UK Saturday 23rd June 2007 - click on Video to see it.