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Philomena By Robert Soper
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This is a story of subtle revenge brought on by the actions of a bitter Yorkshire housewife who has tricked her husband into an early and loveless marriage. It is she who has the affair that results... More > in the arrival of her only child; it is she who spent all his mining injury compensation money and it is she who now blames her hapless husband for her predicament. She drives him into the waiting arms of a fellow allotment holder and slowly a new romance emerges which makes Philomena even angrier. Falling out with all but one friend she goes through life determined to make Len's life a misery, only to make her's so much worse. Slowly the tables turn and rather than her getting her revenge on him, for all his imaginary faults, she begins to realise that effortlessly her stupid husband is getting his revenge on her. Set amongst the mining community of South Yorkshire this is a black comedy looking at life after the pits had gone.< Less
A HISTORY OF ROSSINGTON By John Adam
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The history of a South Yorkshire village
A HISTORY OF ROSSINGTON By John Adam
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The history of a South Yorkshire village
THE UNDISCOVERED ARCHAEOLOGICAL LANDSCAPE IN AND AROUND HARTHILL WITH WOODALL By Paul Rowland
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A synopsis of archaeological reports written by Paul Rowland about Harthill with Woodall in the county of South Yorkshire, England. Also included is evidence of his discovery of previously unknown... More > and unrecorded archaeological sites within the parish boundary of Harthill with Woodall.< Less
Halton Height By Nick B Hall
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Halton Height is a collection of four ghost stories set in the wilds of the Yorkshire Dales. Set against the beautiful, bleak background of Wharfedale, very real characters are forced to deal with... More > terrifying supernatural forces. From the ancient ghost 'Red Cap' who wreaks terrible revenge on a non-believer, the shadow of a tragedy deep in a cave, the reawakening of a South African ghost by a Christmas story told round a fire to the heartfelt, moving story of a young man running from his past to the wilds of Halton Height, these stories are frightening, disturbing, chilling and touching. The Yorkshire Dales are their backdrop and inspiration.< Less
Halton Height By Nick B Hall
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Halton Height is a collection of four ghost stories set in the wilds of the Yorkshire Dales. Set against the beautiful, bleak background of Wharfedale, very real characters are forced to deal with... More > terrifying supernatural forces. From the ancient ghost 'Red Cap' who wreaks terrible revenge on a non-believer, the shadow of a tragedy deep in a cave, the reawakening of a South African ghost by a Christmas story told round a fire to the heartfelt, moving story of a young man running from his past to the wilds of Halton Height, these stories are frightening, disturbing, chilling and touching. The Yorkshire Dales are their backdrop and inspiration.< Less
Protection from the Cold By Simon Craine & Noel Ryan
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This book was originally conceived to provide a comprehensive survey of the numerous underground nuclear Monitoring Posts in and around South Yorkshire during the period known as the “Cold... More > War” (1946 to 1991). These sites were operated by the voluntary body of men and women of the Royal Observer Corps; whose origins date prior to World War 2 (WW2), and who occupied these Posts to provide a secretive warning and monitoring role in the event of a nuclear attack on the United Kingdom during the “Cold War”. As the initial research to this book progressed; other protected sites were identified and were considered to be just as significant to the “Cold War” period and ultimately required inclusion.< Less
Protection from the Cold By Simon Craine & Noel Ryan
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This book was originally conceived to provide a comprehensive survey of the numerous underground nuclear Monitoring Posts in and around South Yorkshire during the period known as the “Cold... More > War” (1946 to 1991). These sites were operated by the voluntary body of men and women of the Royal Observer Corps; whose origins date prior to World War 2 (WW2), and who occupied these Posts to provide a secretive warning and monitoring role in the event of a nuclear attack on the United Kingdom during the “Cold War”. As the initial research to this book progressed; other protected sites were identified and were considered to be just as significant to the “Cold War” period and ultimately required inclusion.< Less
How Dark is My Valley By Peter Hargreaves
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It's a history of the appalling treatment of the mining populations of the Dearne Valley in South Yorkshire. The criminal working conditions and exploitation of men, women and children in the mines... More > by wealthy mine owners and vindictive governments. Then tracing the history through the rise of the unions and the Labour Party. The abuse and slaughter of Valley men in WW1 by Field Marshall Haig and their participation in WW2 Autobiographical details to illustrate what life was like in the Valley. Miners' strikes and political fights between Margaret Thatcher and Arthur Scargill. The demise of the Labour Party and Thatcher's big error of judgement that caused a divided Britain. In short - the book opens up a window into a part of British history and a race of people that many in Britain would prefer to ignore.< Less
All Shapes And Sizes By Neville Searson
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James Herriot wrote his book ‘All creatures great and small’ about his life with animals in his veterinary practice in North Yorkshire. I spent my life with people and their properties in... More > the New Forest in South Hampshire, and this is my story of my meeting and doing business with a kaleidoscope of people from all sections of society and illustrating the numerous, hilarious and sometimes very sad situations I found myself in.< Less

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