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North East England - Land of the 100 Quangos By Chris Foote-Wood
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Reprint of Chris Foote-Wood's 2002 appraisal of the 100+ unelected regional bodies (Quangos) who determine 80% of public spending in the North East.
Aspects of North-East History, Volume 1 By Michael Southwick
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A collection of local history articles on the heritage of the North-East of England - from the Scottish border in the north to the Vale of Pickering in the south. Subjects covered include: Capability... More > Brown; Escomb Saxon Church; Middlesbrough's Transporter Bridge; The Lantern of Newcastle's St.Nicholas' Cathedral; Helmsley parish; Penshaw Monument; Description of a Coal Mine; Thomas Bewick; St.Mary's Lighthouse; Dunstanburgh Castle; Catherine Cookson biography; Place-names of the North-East; and potted histories of Haltwhistle, Belsay & Middleton-in-Teesdale. 72 pages.< Less
Aspects of North-East History, Volume 1 By Michael Southwick
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A collection of local history articles on the heritage of the North-East of England - from the Scottish border in the north to the Vale of Pickering in the south. Subjects covered include: Capability... More > Brown; Escomb Saxon Church; Middlesbrough's Transporter Bridge; The Lantern of Newcastle's St.Nicholas' Cathedral; Helmsley parish; Penshaw Monument; Description of a Coal Mine; Thomas Bewick; St.Mary's Lighthouse; Dunstanburgh Castle; Catherine Cookson biography; Place-names of the North-East; and potted histories of Haltwhistle, Belsay & Middleton-in-Teesdale. 72 pages.< Less
Aspects of North-East History, Volume 2 By Michael Southwick
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A collection of local history articles on the heritage of the North-East of England - from the Scottish border in the north to Richmond in the south. Subjects covered include: Roseberry Topping; the... More > Hancock Brothers; Wearmouth Bridge; Bamburgh Castle; Ferryhill; Harry Hotspur; Richmond; Wreighill; the Boldon Book; Berwick-on-Tweed; Lindisfarne; the Battle of Heavenfield; Hartlepool's monkey; and potted histories of Crook, Blanchland and Staindrop. 72 pages.< Less
Aspects of North-East History, Volume 2 By Michael Southwick
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A collection of local history articles on the heritage of the North-East of England - from the Scottish border in the north to Richmond in the south. Subjects covered include: Roseberry Topping; the... More > Hancock Brothers; Wearmouth Bridge; Bamburgh Castle; Ferryhill; Harry Hotspur; Richmond; Wreighill; the Boldon Book; Berwick-on-Tweed; Lindisfarne; the Battle of Heavenfield; Hartlepool's monkey; and potted histories of Crook, Blanchland and Staindrop. 72 pages.< Less
Supernatural North East: Folklore, Myths, Legends and Ghosts By Tony Liddell
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Supernatural North East is an introduction to the North East of England's folklore, myths, legends and ghost stories. Brownies, bullbeggars, brags and boggarts; grey ladies, spirits of the murdered,... More > poltergeists and witches... you'll find a glimpse into the dark minds and practices of our forbears in here... Just remember to check under the bed next time you're home alone in the dark...< Less
Supernatural North East: Folklore, Myths, Legends and Ghosts By Tony Liddell
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Supernatural North East is an introduction to the North East of England's folklore, myths, legends and ghost stories. Brownies, bullbeggars, brags and boggarts; grey ladies, spirits of the murdered,... More > poltergeists and witches... you'll find a glimpse into the dark minds and practices of our forbears in here... Just remember to check under the bed next time you're home alone in the dark...< Less
North East Lancashire and the Spanish Civil War By Various Authors
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This pamphlet aims to create support for a memorial to those from North East Lancashire who volunteered to defend democracy by joining the International Brigade in Spain during 1936-39. For trade... More > unionists, socialists, students and intellectuals, the Spanish Civil War represented a necessary battle to stop the spread of fascism. There are no memorials in Lancashire while there are several in other parts of North West England. Seven North East Lancashire men fought as International Brigade volunteers during the Spanish Civil War. Four came from Burnley, two from Nelson and one from Colne. Two were killed in action, four served with great distinction and one deserted. The pamphlet looks at the North East Lancashire volunteers and also covers an account of wider support for the Spanish Republic which existed in Lancashire and the radical cultural and ideological debates in Spain at that time.< Less
The Haunting of Newcastle Keep: Otherworld North East Research Society By Tony Liddell
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"The Haunting of Newcastle Keep" is Volume I of the Otherworld North East Research Society's Investigation Series. The back cover content reads thus: "Welcome to a glimpse of... More > Newcastle upon Tyne’s haunted heritage... Once you’ve read the book, why not visit the ancient halls and corridors of Castle Keep for yourself? Keep your eyes, ears and wits alert - you might not be alone.... The Otherworld North East Research Society has undertaken research into the alleged paranormal activity in the ancient fortification since August 2003, and this book contains reports on physical phenomena, environmental anomalies, strange disembodied footsteps and voices as well as some persuasive photographic evidence. So is Newcastle’s medieval keep really haunted? This book allows you to make that decision, based on facts and observation rather than media hype."< Less
The Haunting of Newcastle Keep: Otherworld North East Research Society By Tony Liddell
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"The Haunting of Newcastle Keep" is Volume I of the Otherworld North East Research Society's Investigation Series. The back cover content reads thus: "Welcome to a glimpse of... More > Newcastle upon Tyne’s haunted heritage... Once you’ve read the book, why not visit the ancient halls and corridors of Castle Keep for yourself? Keep your eyes, ears and wits alert - you might not be alone.... The Otherworld North East Research Society has undertaken research into the alleged paranormal activity in the ancient fortification since August 2003, and this book contains reports on physical phenomena, environmental anomalies, strange disembodied footsteps and voices as well as some persuasive photographic evidence. So is Newcastle’s medieval keep really haunted? This book allows you to make that decision, based on facts and observation rather than media hype."< Less