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Lost Voices from the Titanic

By Nick Barratt Published by Preface Publishing ISBN 978-1-84809-149-8 On 15 April 1912, the largest, most expensive, most luxurious ship ever built sank beneath the icy waves of the northern Atlantic. Over 1500 people perished that night in what was to become one of the most examined tragedies of our time. Told in the words…

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Aggracore / Back To Go

Published by Pulford Paperbacks 
ISBN No 978-0-9555022-0-0
 Review by Della Galton This fast-paced fantasy novel, aimed at the teenage/adult fiction, market is unusually presented in eighty-four short chapters, fifty-eight of which are illustrated by the author. The black-and-white planet Aggracore is on the brink of destruction and about to be taken over by the evil,…

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Paranormal Dorset

By Roger Guttridge Published by Amberley ISBN 978-1-84868-394-5 The first book to explore, in depth, the complete range of paranormal phenomena reported throughout Dorset. Published in a handy A-Z format, you will find accounts of well-known hauntings, as well as many previously undiscovered locations. As well as re-examining and updating some of the county’s best…

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Hampshire & The New Forest - Stories of the Supernatural

Hampshire & The New Forest – Stories of the Supernatural

By Sonia Smith Published by Countryside Books ISBN 978-1-84674-164-7 Some of us might say we don’t believe in ghosts, but few of us are rash enough to say categorically that they don’t exist. Author Sonia Smith does not try to persuade either way, however, the sheer number of apparitions, phantoms, ghosts and spectres of which…

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Water Side Walks In Hampshire

Published by Countryside Books ISBN No is 978-1-84674-129-6 The sparkle of streams meandering through charming valleys, the peaceful reflections on quiet lakes and scenic footpaths beside estuaries and seashore are just some of the attractions of walking beside water. In this new edition of ‘Waterside Walks in Hampshire’, the rivers, lakes, canals and coastline of…

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Throop Mill and Its Last Miller

Published by Natula Publications ISBN No is 9781897887714 Review by Louise Formston Local historian, Elizabeth Edwards’ latest publication is about a much-loved local site. ‘Throop Mill and its Last Miller’ is a gem and provides a great insight into the background of Throop Mill. Elizabeth leads us through the intricate history of the building and…

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Jitsu achievers

Three students at Ferndown Mini Jitsu Club were recently awarded with their grading certificates by Sensei Rob Hanrahan. Milly gained her second mons and James…

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