News & Offers


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Jan 2017

We’re recruiting!

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, calm and approachable Book Production Editor with at least three years’ experience to join our team. In brief, the role will be to help coordinate the production of a range of primarily academic publications, in effect project managing their paths through the production...

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10

Nov 2016

Available now! Old Silverdale: The loveliest spot on Morecambe Bay

A warm and vivid picture of life in Silverdale over the last century, shown in old pictures, photographs and postcards. Each image is accompanied by a richly informative caption, providing the perfect balance of words and pictures. This would make a wonderful and unique gift for anyone associated with the...

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14

Jul 2016

New book! Leicester: a modern history

Our fantastic new book on the history of Leicester An excellent history written by people who know and understand the city well. Beautifully produced in softback and limited edition hardback. The sights, sounds and smells of the city in the twenty-first century are products of cumulative layers of history, layers...

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06

Jul 2016

New Book! Birdwatching Walks in Bowland

Our wonderful new walking book The county of Lancashire has at its heart a real gem. Boasting fells, marshes, moorland, rivers, rich woodlands and ancient picturesque settlements, the Forest of Bowland provides a wonderful variety of habitats for an amazing array of birds, some of them rare. Little wonder, then,...

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06

Jul 2016

Arrived! Researching and Writing History

Has now arrived from the printers!  This invaluable book provides clear, wise and always practical advice about the process of research and writing. An essential guide for any historian, professional and amateur alike. Written by one of our most eminent and experienced local historians, this book is now completely updated....

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06

Jun 2016

Swaledale & Richmond (now better than half price at £7)

Swaledale & Richmond by Chris Park Now £7.00, was £14.99. You save £7.99. Better than half price! A beautifully produced book on all aspects of life, history and landscape in one of the most picturesque and interesting corners of England. Swaledale-born Yorkshireman Chris Park has gathered together a wealth of fascinating...

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Apr 2016

In the press! Canterbury before the Normans

We’re very proud to see this article about author David Birmingham and his excellent book Canterbury before the Normans, a handy-sized and full-colour history of early Canterbury. Buy your copy of Canterbury before the Normans.


10

Mar 2016

New Book! Alderley Park Discovered

We are thrilled to announce the publication of our newest book, Alderley Park Discovered! This book is written by former AstraZeneca chemist George Hill, whose carefully researched text is presented in a wonderfully lively and readable style. It is insightful, filled with facts and anecdotes, leading the reader through the Park’s intriguing history. This fascinating, lavishly illustrated and...

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09

Mar 2016

New Book! Cumbrian Contrasts

We are proud to present the newest book by Jan Wiltshire, following the popular About Scout Scar. Cumbrian Contrasts: a vision of countryside is available on our website and in bookshops now. This beautiful new book explores the local landscape of Cumbria, experienced in full colour throughout. It is a great read and a...

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09

Mar 2016

Around Preston (Now Better Than Half Price!)

Around Preston by David Hindle Now £7.00, was £14.99. You save £7.99! Better than half price! This beautiful book celebrates the history and beauty of the amazing countryside around Preston. Beautiful country walks, all easily accessible from Preston. It includes a special Guild themed walk around the city. Illustrated throughout in...

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