Meet the Author: Not far from us on the West coast of Scotland
Formerly a Deputy Headteacher, Alan Dapré has successfully written for television, radio and publishers for over 20 years. He worked as a creative and originator for Ragdoll Productions for eight years, and his episodes of Brum, Boohbah and Blips are broadcast worldwide. He co-wrote and developed many quirky stories and characters for the new BBC show Tronji.
Alan is the author of over 60 books for children and has written plays for BBC Radio 4 and had a play Comeback staged at the Nottingham Playhouse. His popular plays for primary schools help developing readers gain fluency.
Alan is the author of the Porridge the Tartan Cat series of books: