Vera author book launch

AWARD-winning crime writer Ann Cleeves is coming to Morpeth to launch the latest novel in her Vera series.

The author, who has seen Vera turned into a hit ITV detective drama filmed on location in the North East and starring Brenda Blethyn, has now penned the sixth book in the series, Harbour Street.

She will visit Morpeth Chantry on the evening of Thursday, January 16, to give a talk and reading, and to sign books. The free event has been organised by Northumberland County Council.

Numbers are limited. To book a place call 01670 623455.