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Nigel McCrery

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Nigel McCrery served as a police officer with the Nottinghamshire Constabulary, working on a number of murders and serious crimes. On retiring injured in 1987 he attended Trinity College, Cambridge, where he read Modern History. In 1990 he joined the BBC on their graduate entry scheme, soon moving into drama and becoming the creator of many successful television series, including Silent Witness. He has also written a number of crime and military novels. He lives in Nottingham.

Books by Nigel McCrery

The Final Season

A moving narrative history of the professional footballers who fought and died in World War I, with a foreword by Gary Lineker.

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Silent Witnesses

A gripping history of forensic science by the creator of the BBC series Silent Witness

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