boiler

For the love of old boilers

Phoenix Boilermakers a boiler making firm in Heywood established in1871 was where ex-boilermaker and engineer turned researcher, writer and photographer, Alan McEwen worked throughout...
Whitby by Dave Zdanowicz

A look at Dave Zdanowicz’s second book ‘More Yorkshire in photographs’

Despite winning the Countryfile Reader’s Choice award, having his work featured in The Sunday Times, on various television networks including BBC, ITV and Sky,...
Debbie Macomber

BOOK REVIEW: If Not For You by Debbie Macomber

This is a love story which begins with a blind date which both participants reluctantly accepted. It continues with a car crash which leaves...
Adelle Stripe

Adelle Stripe on her debut novel ‘Black Teeth and a Brilliant Smile’

As part of her Phd in English and Creative Writing, Adelle Stripe conducted research at The University of Huddersfield in to the life of...

Kindle Oasis review: The all new Kindle Oasis is set to make a splash…...

It's a whole ten years since the release of the first Amazon ereader, and it's not been smooth sailing all the way. Amazon's latest...
From Jailer to Entrepreneur

From Strangeways to HM Prison Hull Paul Ward reflects on a thirty year career...

Growing up in Leeds in the 1960’s and 70’s in a working class family, Paul Ward followed the social norm for his generation and...
PP Hartnett

Poetry and Predators | PP Hartnett

He photographed the birth of London’s 1970s punk explosion, he survived the hedonism of London’s drug-fuelled 80s gay club scene when friends died of...
Rosemary Lancaster

More Blessed to Give

When Christian philanthropists John and Rosemary Lancaster met Howard Taylor, former head of fundraising for Mission Aviation Fellowship, he left unable to believe what...
The Little Teashop of Lost and Found

BOOK REVIEW: The Little Teashop of Lost and Found by Trisha Ashley

The St Helen’s-born author, Trisha Ashley, catches the feel of life in Yorkshire despite now living in North Wales. The life of a baby...
Tony Husband

BOOK REVIEW: From a Dark Place by Tony Husband and Paul Husband

From a Dark Place is an easy-to-understand book about a drug addict and his family. Simply said, but not easily understood, this book, written...