Steve Orme has been writing for more than 40 years, initially as a reporter on a daily newspaper. Since then he has worked for local and national radio, regional and national television, magazines and online.

He has written about sport including football and basketball. In 1998 he wrote and published Chasing a Dream, the history of basketball in Derby from 1976 to 1998.

Since 2002 Steve has been the Midlands editor for the British Theatre Guide. He has written his first play which discusses the controversial life and execution of Dr William Palmer, otherwise known as the Rugeley Poisoner. What’s Your Poison? has been optioned by a professional Derbyshire theatre company with a view to performing it by 2020.

Steve has written his first crime novel, Storm Deaths,  which he aims to have published during 2019.