BOOKS

“Flights of Fantasy”is an illustrated miscellany in which fact and fiction have been merged to give colour and atmosphere to a memoir of life during and between, the two World Wars. Published just a few weeks ago, it coincided with COVID and many bookshops are closed, hopefully to open very soon. More information about the book, like how it came about and where to get hold of it, by clicking on the book cover below:

Self-published in 2018, “Waterford, a County Revealed” is the only purely photographic book that illustrates a county with a wonderful heritage just waiting to be explored. In these time of restricted travel, probably best done sitting in your favourite armchair and reading. Clicking on the book cover will reveal lots more information and a link to the Blurb bookshop from where it can be purchased..

FLIGHTS OF FANTASY: WARTIME ART THERAPY…

As the air raids grew increasingly severe in intensity, life in the Auxiliary Fire Service, proved to be a complex, far more dangerous occupation than George had ever imagined. To avoid British fighters, air raids took place at night which brought its own difficulties. Writing about fire fighting on the waterfront, he says… “Spatial awareness …