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By Russell, Gwen, author
Hardback. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2018
From the sleepy Welsh town of Pontypridd to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, from selling vacuum cleaners door-to-door to sell-out Las Vegas shows, Tom Jones...

By Bunce, Charlie
Large print. English.
Published Oxford: ISIS, 2012
Over nine well-known railway lines, Charlie Bunce and Michael Portillo discover the incredible impact the railways had on Victorian Britain and are struck...

By Hanson, Michele
Hardback. English.
Published Leicester: Charnwood, 2012
Michele Hanson grew up an 'oddball tomboy disappointment' in a Jewish family in Ruislip in the 1950s - a suburban, Metroland idyll of neat lawns, bridge...

By Dagnell, A. S., author
Large print. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2018
Large print edition
Paul Hollywood is the man of the moment in British baking. His luxurious dough recipes have been single-handedly responsible for the mass ignition of...

By O'Hanlon, Kate, 1930- author
Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: ISIS, 2017
Kate O'Hanlon spent 16 years as sister in charge of A&E at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast, working through the worst days of the Troubles. Told...

By Owen, Amanda (Shepherd), author
Large print. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2017
In this work, Amanda Owen describes the age-old cycles of a farming year and the constant challenges the family faces, from being cut off in winter to...

By Davies, Hunter, 1936- author
Large print. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2017
This is a poignant, and very personal childhood memoir of growing up in Cumbria during the Second World War and into the 1950s

By Fox, Barbara, 1962- author
Hardback. English.
Published Long Preston: Magna, 2017
Gwenda and Douglas Brady were among the millions of British children sent to live with new families for their own safety during the Second World War,...

By Taylor, Colin, author
Large print. English.
Published Oxford: ISIS, 2017
'Policing is like this everywhere but not everywhere is Scilly'. Meet Sergeant Colin Taylor. For the last five years Colin has kept the streets of Scilly...

By Halson, Penrose, author
Hardback. English.
Published Leicester: Charnwood, 2017
In the spring of 1939, with the Second World War looming, two determined 24-year-olds, Heather Jenner and Mary Oliver, decided to open a marriage bureau...