Writer, broadcaster and photographer, Ron is the author of the popular series of crime novels set on Merseyside featuring Johnny Ace. He also writes the D.C.I. Glass mystery series. As well as his fiction titles, Ron has written Southport Faces and his Journal of a Coffin Dodger has been serialised on BBC Radio. Ron writes the football reports and theatre and arts reviews for the Southport Champion and is also a regular contributor to magazines such as Lancashire Life. He runs his own publishing company, Nirvana Books.