Paul Hurley (1947- ) has been a freelance writer since 2002 and has been writing professionally ever since. He has had magazine, local and national newspaper credits and has written several books for Amberley on the local history of Cheshire. He lives in Winsford with his wife and his hobbies are writing, travel, motorcycling and classic cars.
According to his own website:
- He retired from the Police Force in February 2002 at the age of 55years. During his time in the force he served as an undercover officer on the Regional Crime Squad and set up the present Cheshire Police Paedophile Squad. Prior to joining the Police he served 11 years in the Royal Navy seeing active service in Borneo at the age of 17. He lives at Winsford.
Paul Hurley is the author of over 25 books, of which the following relate to Chester: