Over the years Richard emerged as a key authority in the world of horror journalism, broadcasting and events. As the UK correspondent for Rue Morgue magazine he contributed to the world’s biggest selling horror magazine and as columnist for Haunted After Dark his work reached an audience of over 60,000 subscribers per issue.
In his capacity as founder of the Classic Horror Campaign Richard produced, promoted and hosted highly successful film events in Brighton and London and was a regular guest at UK and International horror and fantasy conventions as both exhibitor and judging panel member.
In addition to the above Richard published genre magazines and has appeared on radio and BBC TV as a horror expert. He also narrated several episodes of Fragments of Fear.