Author collaborated with a Prince

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Author Bob Wilson, whose books include Stanley Bagshaw and the Pump St Primary series, is pictured with Belper pupils on one of his reading visits to the town’

The Ashbourne writer, who collaborated with HRH the Prince of Wales on cartoon film The Legend of Lochnagar has been on several visits to the town, including to Milford Primary School.

Were you among the pupils pictured? Anyone with memories of Mr Wilson’s visit or if you have your own Memory Lane pictures to share write to us at 8 Heanor Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 8ER; drop them off at our community postbox at News Corner, King Street or email us at

Picture: Keith Bird.