New! Local History Books for Sale!
Daresbury: the Story of a Parish in World War One
Daresbury District Heritage Group is excited to publish this book. It tells the stories of the men from the parish who gave their lives in World War One, the men and women who fought for their country and came home safely and of the families they left behind in the villages of Daresbury, Moore, Keckwick, Hatton, Preston Brook and Newton-by-Daresbury.
A great stocking filler or coffee table book. Price just £10. Available from Daresbury Church, Moore Village Store or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Widnes at Work: People and Industries through the Years
In a fascinating series of contemporary photographs and illustrations, Widnes at Work explores the life of this Cheshire town and its people, from rapid growth during the Industrial Revolution, through two world wars, post-war decline and into the technologically advanced world of today.
Written by local historians Jean and John Bradburn. Price £14.99