It was inevitable that certain areas of Wales would be chosen as locations for airfields in times of conflict and war. The nation's distance from Continental Europe made it relatively safe from...
While the world lived with the threat of nuclear war, the RAF deployed new and ever more capable jet aircraft to counter the communist threat. This book is their story.
Kenny Barclay documents the closing decades of the British Rail era.
Since Britain joined the European Economic Community in the mid-1970s, the fishing industry along our coasts has been under pressure from overfishing. In this book, Mike Smylie takes us on a tour...
The Mallaig Extension was approved in 1894 to provide a continuation of the West Highland route for the benefit of the fishing industry on Scotland's west coast. It revived, more ambitiously,...
Twice voted the top railway journey in the world, the West Highland route to Mallaig (like the Dingwall & Skye and the Callander & Oban) accessed the remote and mountainous west coast of...
Rich Makin celebrates the unsung heroes of the railway network - departmental locomotives, units and coaching stock.
Based on a confidential wartime British Government report, this in-depth dossier details the inner workings of Organisation Todt, which not only built the Reichsautobahns, but also Germany's...
Kevin Derrick looks back at locomotive-spotting days around the Scottish region in the 1960s.
Set in the heart of the Stour Valley, Sudbury is an ancient market town situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty. During the late Middle Ages, the town was a centre for the weaving and...
Kevin Derrick explores the spotting days of the 1960s in the Eastern Region.
A unique look at the final year of the Second World War at sea through the medium of old photographs.
Steph Gillett explores the fascinating history of aviation in the Bristol and Gloucestershire area.
Colin Alexander takes the reader on a nostalgic cross-country trip żeby rail in the 1980s
Robin Hood's Bay and Fylingthorpe Through Time is a unique insight into the illustrious history of this part of Yorkshire. Reproduced in full colour, this is an exciting examination of...
The North York Moors National Park came into being in 1952. Covering an area of 554 square miles, it is the largest of the National Parks. Bordered on the east aby a rugged coastline against the...
The fascinating history of Waterloo Station illustrated through old and modern pictures in a fully updated edition.
Explore 50 of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire's most fascinating finds.
In this highly readable and groundbreaking book, the `story' of the castle is integrated into changes in warfare throughout this period providing us with a new understanding of their role.
The ancient town of Dunfermline is one of the oldest settlements in Scotland, and from the eleventh to the fifteenth century, it held the title of capital of Scotland. In the eighteenth and...