Events 2017


My latest book SISTERHOODS has hit the shops. Also available on AMAZON or for personalised signed copies please e-mail me here, or come and say Hi at one of the events I will be attending this year. Here are some of them.



DLH me readingOCTOBER 15th:I will be chairing an evening with some of the girls from Carry on Films, at the Cinema Museum, in Kennington SE1, on October 15th.

NOVEMBER 10th: I am at the UnderGround Theatre in Eastbourne. It is the start of Eastbourne Literary festival. A come and meet the author night. I will chatting, and answering questions and hoping to meet readers. If you around the area, come and say Hi.

I am at Phoenix Arts Theatre in Charing Cross Road, in the autumn quite a lot.  I am chairing some other famous shows, and talking with actors who starred in them. Do check the programme or The Phoenix Arts website for more info. For instance:


NOVEMBER 11th– From STAGE TO PAGE– an afternoon with renowned actors,  Hugh Fraser, David Barry and myself- at the PHOENIX ARTS THEATRE., Charing Cross Road, LONDON WC2. We will be talking about how we all came from acting to writing and how we still manage to do both, and how one challenges, and supports the other. It’s all about telling stories.


NOVEMBER 17th: An afternoon with some of the stars of the film Jack the Ripper. We will be talking about the fame of this mass murderer, and all the theories of who he was, Also chats about the making of the film. For more details check out the web page of Phoenix Arts Theatre. Incidentally they do fab bar food and are open until late.


November 18th – They are showing clips from The Devils and I am in conversation with Dudley Sutton and Brian Murphy, talking about their work with renowned film director Ken Russell


Feb 11th 2018: Renowned Films convention in Rickmansworth.

March 3rd: I am delighted to be returning to Portsmouth, for the literary festival. I gained a Masters degree at this university there, in Critical and creative writing. On this day I will be chairing a panel of crime writers and then in conversation with my Hubby (Actor Brian Murphy), who grew up in Portsmouth. He will be chatting to me about his rise from here to fame.










Radio Kent: Regular on the book show spot, as a reviewer for all the latest in books.

BBC Radio London– Thursday afternoon 3pm-5pm. Barking HOUR: I am often on the show. Do listen in, the wonderful Joanne Good presents it. The show is all about dogs, and highly entertaining,.

LINKS that may be of interest:

www.accentpress: for signed copies of all my books including my back list to order and and all of my books – a new site set up by Lizzie Hayes, to review and promote crime writing talent. – great on line magazine for crime readers and writers – a great festival, annually in Bristol, featuring all the best in crime writing. Come and meet your favourite crime writers.– Up to date news on crime writers and events. – info on new crime books