Tuesday, September 26, 2023


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.