Ingestre Hall, the abolition of slavery and Alton Towers

(Posted 14th Nov 2015) Today sees the latest in a series of workshops held in different part of the country about the legacies of British colonial slave-ownership. The events have arisen out of two research projects based at University College London which have been tracing...

The book is now available

The book is now available and all pre-orders have been dispatched discover here. Signed copies are for sale at Little Haywood General Store (www.generalstorebandb.co.uk) or direct from the author at www.davidrobertsbooks.co.uk – both offering £2.00 off the recommended retail price during the run-up to Christmas....

At Little Haywood General Store

Do you live in the Haywoods or Colwich? You can now buy a discounted and author-signed copy of A Rural Revolution from Frank and Katie at Little Haywood General Store. ...

Not long now

The publisher tells me the book was sent to the printers last week - so I'm hoping that copies will be available by late October/early November. ...

Family Tree Magazine

An article of mine has been published in the August edition of Family Tree magazine. Called “Nel’s Lost Twin”.  The writing should provide a flavour of what the book will be like as it’s an adapted version of a couple of pages of the final...