A WRITER who grew up in Hoyland is returning to Barnsley to launch her latest novel.

Jane Sanderson will launch Ravenscliffe at Barnsley Central Library on September 24 at 2.30pm.

Jane went to Kirk Balk School and hit the best-seller lists with her debut novel Netherwood which was set in Yorkshire at the beginning of the 20th century.

The event is free but places are limited - to book a space call 01226 773921 or email JillCraven@barnsley.gov.uk