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Its already July and we are into Summer Daily Tours of the town centre of Shrewsbury contact Visitor Information to book a place on a walking history tour of the Town. The tours take about an hour and a half but there is a lot to see.

The Shrewsbury Museum is open to visitors and at present is free to enter.

February starts with the DarwIN Shrewsbury Festival 7-13 February 2022

Bridget and Nigel are leading Darwin in Shrewsbury Tours on 5 and 6 February

https://originalshrewsbury.co.uk/see-do/events/darwin-childhood-tours

Nigel is giving a talk in the Library on Tuesday 8 February

DarwIN Shrewsbury Festival (originalshrewsbury.co.uk)

If you would like to research Charles Darwin visit Shropshire Archives on Castle Gates

https://www.shropshirearchives.org.uk/blog/darwin-research-guide/

Watch BBC TV Bargain Hunt When Charlie Ross met me in Drapers Hall in Shrewsbury https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0012wrl

See Drapers Hall when ITV News visited


Blog Posts

Thank you for stopping by. This website hosts most of my research projects so you can read a selection of my articles, talks, and find details of my books and links to other websites.

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Get in touch

Please use the contact page or contact me on 07866 522781.

My books are available from all good local and national bookshops.

I am taking orders for Mytton of Halston to be delivered shortly.

Wool, War and Health – You Caxton, 2020

At work in Shrewsbury – Amberley 2018

Shrewsbury Drapers Company 1462 – 2017     –  You Caxton in 2017

Baa Baa Blodwyn  –   2011

Silhouette   –  2009

Historical Hostelries  written with David Trumper  – 2005

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About me

These days I describe myself as a local historian, author, speaker and guide based in the beautiful town of Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK.

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