By Stephen Sellick
By Stephen Sellick
By Kevin Gordon
By Samantha Cook,Claire Saunders
The tough consultant to Kent, Sussex and Surrey is the main complete go back and forth consultant to this pretty zone. notice the area's highlights with attractive images, itineraries and colour-coded maps, plus up to date listings and knowledge. you will discover special useful recommendation on what to work out and do, from historical castles, exceptional gardens and smooth artwork galleries to award-winning vineyards, white-sand shores and walks within the South Downs nationwide Park. finished, up to date experiences spotlight the simplest B&Bs, campsites, cafés, eating places and pubs for all budgets, supplying you with professional recommendation on which of Whitstable's recognized oyster bars or Brighton's buzzy seashore bars to attempt first.
Whether you are traveling for a weekend or an extended remain, The tough advisor to Kent, Sussex and Surrey is all you wish for the suitable trip.
By Stephen Dowle
With over a hundred particular pictures, each one followed through Stephen's informative, usually wry, descriptions, Bristol: A Portrait 1970–82 is an important paintings that records the hot previous, taking pictures the town in the course of a interval of significant swap and bringing it to existence back. A nostalgic learn for Bristolians and a ancient account for others, this e-book is a must have for citizens of this nice urban, previous and young.
By Garry MacKenzie
By Leigh Hatts
This guidebook beneficial properties entire OS 1:50,000 scale mapping of the path and entire information regarding lodging, amenities, refreshments and delivery hyperlinks for every level of the course. it's full of attention-grabbing information about the locations and contours handed alongside the way in which. A separate pocket-sized map ebook is usually integrated displaying the total direction on 1:25,000 scale OS maps, supplying the entire mapping had to whole the trail.
The Thames course is a straightforward riverside stroll that discovers the always altering personality of the River Thames.
By Caroline Mills
By Peter Christie,Graham Hobbs
By Antony Edmonds
Lost structures of Worthing is a lavishly illustrated list of the main fascinating and demanding of those vanished structures. it's also a wealthy and precise historical past – and social historical past – of Worthing, with various attention-grabbing narratives and anecdotes approximately humans linked to the constructions described.
In the 1st part, ‘Lost at the Seafront’, we shuttle from east to west alongside the parade, vacationing over twenty structures, together with the Haven, the place Oscar Wilde wrote the significance of Being Earnest in 1894; Warne’s, the well-known lodge the place Emperor Haile Selassie stayed after he used to be exiled from Ethiopia; and the Marine lodge, the place Benjamin Disraeli ‘sojourned for a time’ in the course of a interval whilst he used to be in opposition.
The moment part, ‘Lost within the city Centre’, positive factors structures and streets that when stood within the historical middle of Worthing – from the slum dwellings of Cook’s Row to the high quality previous homes of the excessive highway – whereas the 3rd, ‘Lost at the Periphery’, specializes in the traditional estates of Charmandean and Offington.
Illustrated with over 2 hundred engravings and images – including six extracts from the Ordnance Survey map of 1859 – misplaced structures of Worthing is an imperative ancient account of the biggest city in West Sussex.
By L.T.C. Rolt,Denys Watkins-Pitchford,Hugh Potter,Angela Rolt
Narrow Boat is Tom Rolt’s awesome story of the 400-mile voyage in slender boat Cressy throughout the canals of the Midlands in 1939-40. The ebook tells of ways Rolt and his spouse tailored Cressy as their domestic and recollects their lengthy trip and the boatmen and craft they met alongside the way.
Narrow Boat is a beautifully-written, vintage elegy for an international now misplaced to us. It used to be greeted with nice enthusiasm on its book prior to the tip of the conflict and ended in the formation of the Inland Waterways organization, and as a way to the rescue of lots of Britain's canals.
The new book variation of Narrow Boat comprises greater than 80 illustrations together with either the pleasant drawings through Denys Watkins-Pitchford and the pictures via Angela Rolt on which they have been based.
"As Editor of Waterways World journal I spoke with many early canal fans. requested what had attracted them to the waterways they might say, virtually with no exception, 'reading Narrow Boat'" Hugh Potter in a brand new advent for the 2013 book edition
“There isn't any greater description of a panorama and lifestyles that's now a far off reminiscence” Journey of the Railway and Canal old Society
"An elegy of vintage restraint unmarred by way of any hint of sentiment. His pen is as definite because the brush of a Cotman. slim Boat will move at the shelf with White and Cobbett and Hudson" Sir Compton Makenzie