Vintage Lighting – A Collectors Guide

This practical guide by interior design expert, Barty Phillips, will focus on lighting from Victorian times onwards with examples of what you can have … [Read more...]





The Denby Dale Pies – ‘Ten Giants’ 1788-2000

The quiet, rural, unassuming village of Denby Dale, situated by the river in the Upper Dearne Valley between Huddersfield and Barnsley has a major and … [Read more...]





What’s Tha Up To? – Memories of an Attercliffe Bobby

If you want to know what it was really like to be a policeman in a large working-class area of Sheffield during the 1960s and 1970s then Martyn … [Read more...]





Tracing Your British Indian Ancestors

gives a fascinating insight into the history of the subcontinent under British rule and into the lives the British led there. It also introduces … [Read more...]





The Pocket Guide to Dice & Dice Games

Dice have been played for centuries and are a staple of the playground, board games and casinos alike. This pocket guide contains their history and … [Read more...]





Aspects of Chesterfield

The Aspects series takes the reader on a voyage of nostalgic discovery through their town, city or area. This best selling series has now arrived, … [Read more...]





Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths in and around Halifax

Calderdale has gone down in the annals of crime in England as the birthplace of Christie of Rillington Place, and as the haunt of the Yorkshire … [Read more...]





Women’s Lives – Researching Women’s Social History 1800 – 1939

Women’s lives have traditionally gone unrecorded in history. But housewives, factory girls and servants all had their own distinctive voices, and, if … [Read more...]





Coastal Passenger Liners of the British Isles

At the beginning of the last century it was possible to sail from London to Glasgow via the south coast ports and Belfast, returning along the east … [Read more...]





What’s Tha Up To Nah? – More Memories of a Sheffield Bobby

Martyn continues his wonderful stories about policing during the 1960s and 1970s. As with his previous volume the book is written from the heart, … [Read more...]