Local History Book by Steve Brown – On my Home Ground – Memories of Woolacombe in the 19502 and Onwards.
Local estate agent, auctioneer and now writer, Steve Brown is Woolacombe born and bred, representing the third generation of one of the oldest ‘boarding house’ families int the village. Here, in his first book, he relates with warmth and humour the fun and trauma of growing up in the 50s and 60s in what was then a fledgling resort. His keen eye for detail and witty observations will appeal not only to the reader with an interest in this lovely area,but also to anyone who has fond memories of England in that golden age.
50% of the proceeds from the sale of this book will go to the North Devon Hospice.