News and events


Watch me on TV

Two clips for you to watch – both on the Book-it-List on 13-11-2015. In part 1 of the programme I was interviewed about my grandfather growing up in Leeds and going off to war in 1914 (clip starts at 5mins 48secs so scroll through). In part 2 of the programme you can hear me read from the book (scroll through to 6mins 12secs) Click here to watch me on Made in Leeds TV:P1000367

Win a copy of “On That Day I Left My Boyhood Behind”

Leeds Big Bookend are running a competition to win a copy of my grandfather’s memoirs of WW1 in Gallipoli, the Middle East and on the Sommefor web site Leeds Big Bookend Click here to enter the competition

WW1 Children’s Writing Competition – Leeds Big Bookend

Not long to go to the closing date for entering the WW1 writing competition. Here is the link to my tips for entering:

Link to my tips about entering the competition

WW1 comp copy