If you would like to submit articles, have knowledge of local events that you want to share, or any questions at all, then please get in touch with our staff below:

Clare Washbrook ( Editor in Chief)clarewashbrook_1438057376_140

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Edward Sills (Assistant Editor)photo

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Emma Clinton (Assistant Editor)

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David George (Assistant Editor)

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Tony Webster (email) – Tony also writes the ‘crate digging’ features, articles about astronomy & the activities of the Belper Astronomy Group, as well as other local news pieces.

Regular contributors

Adrian Farmer – site coordinator at Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site

George Gunby – coordinator of the Belper Arts Festival, scriptwriter

Kathy Fairweather – Organiser Of Belper Open Gardens

Ben Bellamy – Labour Councillor for Belper North

More contributors

Jo Kirk – Jo is an artist living in Belper

Richard Ely – Richard is originally from Liverpool.  His areas of interest include theatre, music, literature and politics.  Among his work are the performance pieces ‘Especially The Latter Part: The Life & Death of Kenneth Halliwell’ and ‘Wagner: Journey Into Genius’.

Nailed is always looking for new local writers – if you would like to write for Nailed, please get in touch.