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Books in which to lose yourself … and find yourself 


We are delighted to be to be Highly Commended for Small Press of the Year in South-East England at the British Book Awards 2023.

This week’s featured author

Ian Marchant

Memoir | Social History

Ian Marchant has worked for twenty-five years as a writer, broadcaster and performer. His non-fiction books include Parallel LinesThe Longest Crawl, A Hero for High Times, which was long-listed for the Gordon Burn Prize, and now One Fine Day. Ian has presented numerous broadcasts for Radio 3 and Radio 4, in particular on psycho-geography and contemporary rural affairs. He is an intermittent presenter on Radio 4’s long-running Open Country, and a regular diarist for the Church Times. He has written for the Guardian, the Observer, the Daily Telegraph and the Sunday Times. He has made numerous appearances as a guest speaker, compere, quizmaster and lounge singer, and is also a creative writing tutor and guest speaker for the Arvon Foundation. He lives in Presteigne with his family.


Ruskin Park events

Ruskin Park events

BBC journalist and author Rory Cellan-Jones will be talking all things Ruskin Park: Sylvia, Me and the BBC at the...