Dave Blake has worked over the last twenty years as a writer, designer and director. He co-wrote Brighton Til I Die – a play celebrating the centenary of Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club, The Belated Happy Birthday Mr Bowie Show which he also directed, and a series of football / barbershop-related monologues called Chair Talk for BBC Southern Counties Radio. In 2008 he had his first book The Football Fans Quizbook published. His second book, The Random Book of…David – a shameless stocking-filler for people with that name – was published in October 2009. Dave is also the originator of The Random Book of… series of books.