Novel new course

ASPIRING authors in Belper can get tips on how to make money from their writing during a series of workshops on Saturday.

Three sessions, teaching people how to plot their novel, write and sell short stories and deal with publishers are being held at Fleet Arts, The Fleet, on April 28.

The classes will be taught by Alex Davis, a creative writing tutor and author who worked with Black Library and Solaris publishers and was also a literature development officer for Derby City Council.

Places for the course are limited and anyone interested should email or phone 07896 228367. Tickets are £15 – or £6 for one session.