What readers & reviewers are saying about A Rural Revolution

* What readers and reviewers are saying about A Rural Revolution * Enjoyable, informative and provocative (British Association for Local History) * All life - and death - is here in this colourful family exploration of how the shifting rural landscape affected our ancestors as much as...

Pre-Christmas Offer

Author-signed copies of the book are now available only through this website for the discounted price of £11.50 each (with free p&p) during the run-up to Christmas. Alternatively, unsigned copies may be obtained from the publisher at £13.95 (www.troubador.co.uk/shop) or ordered though your local...

250th Anniversary of the First Sod

Tuesday is the 250th anniversary of the start of work on the Trent & Mersey Canal construction.  On 26th July 1766, at a ceremony near Tunstall in the Potteries, Josiah Wedgwood cut the first sod for the new waterway that would help to make the...

Anglo-Welsh Canal Holidays

Copies of A Rural Revolution are available from the Anglo-Welsh Narrowboat Holiday shop at Great Haywood http://www.anglowelsh.co.uk/Home">. ...

Anniversary Offer

This Thursday (18 February) is the 250th anniversary of the presentation to Parliament of the Bill to approve construction of the Trent & Mersey Canal try this website. To mark the occasion, signed copies of my book are available this week for only £10.95...

Signing books

Article in <a href="http://www it project plan.middlewichguardian.co.uk/news/14125553.Historian_tells_the_tale_of_Middlewich_heritage_in_new_book/">Middlewich Guardian ...