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Learn to forge a Rustic knife

Learn to forge a Rustic knife

Old Sleningford Farm, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Friday, 15 February 2019 (2 day event)

Valentines Craft Fair

Valentines Craft Fair

The Old School Rooms, Haworth, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Saturday, 16 February 2019 (2 day event)

Skipton Craft Collectors and Gift Fair

Skipton Craft Collectors and Gift Fair

Skipton Town Hall, Skipton, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 16 February 2019

Lichfield Craft and Gift Fair

Lichfield Craft and Gift Fair

Lichfield, Lichfield, Staffordshire

Sunday, 17 February 2019 (2 day event)

PaintDecorate Pottery

PaintDecorate Pottery

Pottery Workshop Bexleyheath, Bexleyheath, Kent

Monday, 18 February 2019

Spring Has Sprung Watercolours with Sheena Maynard

Spring Has Sprung Watercolours with Sheena Maynard

Kingshill House, Dursley, Gloucestershire

Monday, 18 February 2019

Lino Cutting Workshop

Lino Cutting Workshop

The Arthouse Studio, Weobley, Herefordshire

Monday, 18 February 2019

Axe making Forge

Axe making Forge

Old Sleningford Farm, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Wednesday, 20 February 2019 (2 day event)

Beeston Craft and Gift fair

Beeston Craft and Gift fair

Beeston Square, Beeston Square, Beeston, Nottinghamshire

Thursday, 21 February 2019 (3 day event)

Traditional Glass Painting

Traditional Glass Painting

The Arthouse Studio, Weobley, Herefordshire

Friday, 22 February 2019

York The Belfrey Viking Festival Craft and Gift Fair

York  The Belfrey  Viking Festival Craft and Gift Fair

The Belfrey Hall, York, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 23 February 2019

York Stonegate House Viking Festival Craft and Gift Fair

York  Stonegate House  Viking Festival Craft and Gift Fair

Stonegate House, York, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 23 February 2019 (2 day event)

York Stonegate House Viking Festival Craft and Gift Fair

York  Stonegate House  Viking Festival Craft and Gift Fair

Stonegate House, York, North Yorkshire

Sunday, 24 February 2019 (2 day event)

Textile Printing Workshop

Textile Printing Workshop

The Arthouse Studio, Weobley, Herefordshire

Wednesday, 27 February 2019

Spring craft and gift Fayre

Spring craft and gift Fayre

The Forum, Bethel Street, Norwich, Norfolk

Friday, 1 March 2019 (2 day event)

West Bridgford Craft and Gift Fair

West Bridgford Craft and Gift Fair

West Bridgford Croquet Lawn, West Bridgford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Friday, 1 March 2019 (2 day event)

Acrylics for Beginners with Diana AungierRose

Acrylics for Beginners with Diana AungierRose

Kingshill House, Dursley, Gloucestershire

Saturday, 2 March 2019

Craft workshop Papiermache

Craft workshop Papiermache

St Marks Crescent Methodist Church, Maidenhead, Berkshire

Saturday, 2 March 2019

Stokesley Town Hall Craft and Gift Fair

Stokesley Town Hall Craft and Gift Fair

Stokesley Town Hall, Stokesley, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 2 March 2019

Introduction to Lino Cut Printing with Beth Jenkins

Introduction to Lino Cut Printing with Beth Jenkins

Kingshill House, Dursley, Gloucestershire

Saturday, 2 March 2019

Guildford Craft and Gift market

Guildford Craft and Gift market

Guildford Guild Hall, Guildford, Surrey

Saturday, 2 March 2019

Sevenoaks Stag Plaza Artisan Crafts Vintage and Gift Fair

Sevenoaks Stag Plaza Artisan Crafts Vintage and Gift Fair

The Stag Plaza at The Stag Theatre Community Arts Centre, Sevenoaks, Kent

Saturday, 2 March 2019

Craft and Gift Fayre at the Hilton Bracknell

Craft and Gift Fayre at the Hilton Bracknell

The Hilton Bracknell, Bracknell, Berkshire

Sunday, 3 March 2019

Spring Craft Fayre

Spring Craft Fayre

Field Place, Worthing, West Sussex

Sunday, 3 March 2019 (4 day event)

Learn to Make a viking style Sword

Learn to Make a viking style Sword

Old Sleningford Farm, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Thursday, 7 March 2019 (3 day event)

Market Harborough Craft and Gift Fair

Market Harborough Craft and Gift Fair

Market Harborough, Market harborough, Leicestershire

Friday, 8 March 2019 (2 day event)

gordale craft and gift fair

gordale craft and gift fair

Gordale Garden Centre, Burton, South Wirral, Cheshire

Friday, 8 March 2019 (3 day event)

Winchester Craft and Gift market

Winchester Craft and Gift market

Winchester Guildhall, Winchester, Hampshire

Saturday, 9 March 2019

Tonbridge Artisan Crafts Vintage and Gift Fair

Tonbridge Artisan Crafts Vintage and Gift Fair

The Angel Centre, Tonbridge, Kent

Saturday, 9 March 2019

Lymington Craft and Gift market

Lymington Craft and Gift market

Lymington Masonic Hall, Lymington, Hampshire

Saturday, 9 March 2019

Craft Fayre

Craft Fayre

Guildborne Centre, Worthing, West Sussex

Saturday, 9 March 2019 (7 day event)

marple craft and gift fair

marple craft and gift fair

Marple Garden Centre, Otterspool, Stockport, Cheshire

Friday, 15 March 2019 (3 day event)

An Introduction to Abstract Art with Ronald Swanwick

An Introduction to Abstract Art with Ronald Swanwick

Kingshill House, Dursley, Gloucestershire

Saturday, 16 March 2019

Skipton Craft Collectors and Gift Fair

Skipton Craft Collectors and Gift Fair

Skipton Town Hall, Skipton, North Yorkshire

Saturday, 16 March 2019

Essex Spring Food Home and Craft Fair

Essex Spring Food Home and Craft Fair

Cressing Temple Barns, Cressing, Braintree, Essex

Saturday, 16 March 2019 (2 day event)

Faversham Artisan Crafts Vintage and Gift Fair

Faversham Artisan Crafts Vintage and Gift Fair

The Alexander Centre, Faversham, Kent

Saturday, 16 March 2019

Simply events...Spring craft fair

Simply events...Spring craft fair

St Peters Church, Sudbury, Suffolk

Saturday, 16 March 2019

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Craft and Gift Market

Salisbury Guildhall, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Saturday, 16 March 2019

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Craft and Gift Market

Witney Corn Exchange, Witney, Oxfordshire

Saturday, 16 March 2019

Kinson Craft Fair

Kinson Craft Fair

Kinson Community Centre, in Pelhams Park, Bournemouth, Dorset

Saturday, 16 March 2019 (2 day event)

Lichfield Craft and Gift Fair

Lichfield Craft and Gift Fair

Lichfield, Lichfield, Staffordshire

Sunday, 17 March 2019 (2 day event)

Learn to Make a viking style Sword

Learn to Make a viking style Sword

Old Sleningford Farm, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 (3 day event)

3 Day Keep it Local Spring Craft Show at Coolings

3 Day Keep it Local Spring Craft Show at Coolings

Coolings Nurseries, Knockholt, Kent

Friday, 22 March 2019 (3 day event)

Clitheroe U R Centre Craft Collectors and Gift Fai

Clitheroe U R Centre Craft Collectors and Gift Fai

Clitheroe U R Centre Craft Collectors and Gift Fair, Clitheroe, Lancashire

Saturday, 23 March 2019

Craft Fayre

Craft Fayre

Guildborne Centre, Worthing, West Sussex

Saturday, 23 March 2019 (7 day event)

Beeston Craft and Gift fair

Beeston Craft and Gift fair

Beeston Square, Beeston Square, Beeston, Nottinghamshire

Saturday, 23 March 2019

Create a Sterling Silver Pendant or Earrings with Wendy Murphy

Create a Sterling Silver Pendant or Earrings with Wendy Murphy

Kingshill House, Dursley, Gloucestershire

Saturday, 23 March 2019

Mandala Mosaic Stepping Stones with Yvette Green

Mandala Mosaic Stepping Stones with Yvette Green

Kingshill House, Dursley, Gloucestershire

Saturday, 23 March 2019 (2 day event)

Susan Pearson

Susan Pearson

Crawley, West Sussex

I have for sometime , worked with a variety of arts and craft media, but I am now focused on producing my own hand-made felt in the creation ...

Calypso Sephora

Calypso Sephora

Woking, Surrey

handmade cards, home furnishings, clothing and cards -short series or unique pieces all my design and creation

Three Amigos OC

Three Amigos OC

West Drayton, Middlesex

The Three Amigos (O.C.) Colin, Brian and Garry make pieces for general sale and commissions in clay and wood. Emotional, decorative, practical ...

One Store Africa

One Store Africa

Cheshunt, Hertfordshire

Onestoreafrica is a one stop African store specialising in designing, recycling and innovating quality African goods to our customers. ...

Handmade By Lottie

Handmade By Lottie

Heywood, Lancashire

Hello everyone welcome to Handmade By Lottie, I make a range of greeting cards some are ready made to sell and some are bespoke designs ...

UKCraftFairs

UKCraftFairs

Croydon, Surrey

The site is designed for the UK arts and crafts community. Members can create pages promoting themselves and their work and communicate ...

Shaftesbury Scotts

Shaftesbury Scotts

Bournemouth, Dorset

My very first encounter of the millinery trade was in the late 80s. I lived in small market town called Wokingham and regularly attended ...

Abbielouise

Abbielouise

Newbury, Berkshire

I have found my handmade clothes to be popular from selling them online. I create my own designs and ideas for the clothes I make and use ...

A Dried Spell

A Dried Spell

High Peak, Derbyshire

Established in 2015, A Dried Spell is an artisan cottage industry based in High Peak in Derbyshire where dried and preserved plants and ...

TJAMS

TJAMS

Bolton, Lancashire

TJams has been in business for 3 years successfully providing homemade jams, pickles, chutneys and seasonal produce which includes Christmas ...

Praenuntia

Praenuntia

Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Praenuntia brings together artists who make handcrafted jewellery. We feature a great variety of styles and a price range that goes from ...

The Charming Angel Company

The Charming Angel Company

Birmingham, West Midlands

The Charming Angel Company offers handmade Angelic love and fairy magic in the form of Angelic gifts and charms, fairy tea light jars and ...

Melanie Anderson

Melanie Anderson

Newark, Nottinghamshire

I look at the surface of each material to see how I can use the weathering, texture and grain to create an image. I interpret Turners ...

Crafty Heidi

Crafty Heidi

Southampton, Hampshire

I started out in September 2015 therefore my stock is increasing gradually, so make sure you check back on a regular basis. I make and ...

Wendy Maddox

Wendy Maddox

Fareham, Hampshire

As a beader myself I am already addicted to the lovely colours, finishes and sparkles available in these little glass wonders. With no ...

Mega Lily Design

Mega Lily Design

Brighton, East Sussex

Starting out in March 2016, MegaLilyDesign is a solo designer and maker of greeting cards, little framed papercut butterflies and resin ...

Neil Lloyd

Neil Lloyd

Plymouth, Devon

Production of hand painted works of art. Including paintings of interiors. magical realism and portraiture. Three D painting including ...

Class On Glass Designs By Maurice Coombe

Class On Glass Designs By Maurice Coombe

Wellington, Somerset

Maurice Coombe 35A, Churchfields Wellington Somerset TA21 8SE titcher at talktalk My name is Maurice, I am 60 yrs old. I took up glass ...

Brushstrokes

Brushstrokes

Ashford, Kent

Brushstrokes (Lucy) is a Kent based artist who specialises in Pencil drawings. As well as a range of prints and greeting cards for sale, ...

ROSE GALLERY

ROSE GALLERY

Looe, Cornwall

I make hanging plaques carved from wood. A design is then hand-painted onto the carving. A high gloss varnish is applied to enhance and ...

Fandangle Crafts

Fandangle Crafts

Bognor Regis, West Sussex

Im a wood and metal artist and crafter based in West Sussex and have built myself a workshop in my garden where I create Art and Crafts ...

FireFly designs

FireFly designs

Spalding, Lincolnshire

As two retired art teachers, having spent in excess of 70 years in the classroom between us, we decided it was time to give reign to our ...

Everything Family

Everything Family

Tamworth, Staffordshire

Butcher, Baker or Candlestick Maker...What did your ancestors do for a living? Where were they born? How old were they when they married? ...

Savanna Dell Rime

Savanna Dell Rime

Churchstanton, Somerset

I create unique and individual models of Animals, Christmas decorations, Brooches, Key Rings etc from photographs i can create your special ...

Barry Jones

Barry Jones

South croydon, Surrey

Fifteen years ago on a beautiful Greek Island I found amazing mosaic artworks, I fell in love with this art and decided to ‘have a go’. ...

Cards by Marion

Cards by Marion

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Hand made greetings cards of distinction. Designs for all occasions, and personalising sentiments stock available on the day should you ...

the bag lady

the bag lady

Carshalton, Surrey

I AM TAKING A BREAK FOR A FEW MONTHS. BACK IN 2019 I offer a range of hand crocheted bags in 100% wool, wool blends and acrylics, as well ...

Angrydad Art and Print

Angrydad Art and Print

Clitheroe, Lancashire

I am an Artist and Printmaker but my main focus of work is in Printmaking. I work mainly in linocut and Woodcut but I also do some drypoint. ...

Nanny Bons handmade teddy bears and gifts

Nanny Bons handmade teddy bears and gifts

Harlow, Essex

I have made soft toys from an early age as a hobby and then went on to making toys for my two grandchildren. A great deal of people have ...

Youve Been Framed By Carol M

Youve Been Framed By Carol M

Torquay, Devon

Beautiful handcrafted led light up framed pictures, high quality frames and vibrant colourful embellishments used to create a very special ...

The whatever the weather shop

The whatever the weather shop

Portsmouth, Hampshire

I have an online shop. Every item is handmade. I love little details like beautiful packaging. I keep my costs affordable for buyers. My ...

Handmade by Nicole

Handmade by Nicole

South Ruislip, Middlesex

Handmade toys and gifts.

Daws Paws

Daws Paws

Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Hand knitted dog jumpers in various different styles including various Arran designs along with plain and striped styles. Each jumper ...

Tom Bramwell Designs

Tom Bramwell Designs

Walsall, West Midlands

I produce Handmade, Unique, contemporary jewellery and metalware. I use hand forming and scoring tools to form the structure in my pieces, ...

Pick n Mix Crafts

Pick n Mix Crafts

Southampton, Hampshire

My name is Janet and I am just started a small business selling wool and crafts. My first aim is to bring wool back in to local communities ...

JillyTills art work

JillyTills art work

Bognor Regis, West Sussex

I enjoy my drawings and paintings so much. It gives me so much pleasure. I now make my own cards and paint on water colour paint boards ...

Flourish in Fittleworth

Flourish in Fittleworth

Coldwaltham, West Sussex

A fair promoting local makers and wellbeing specialists. I shall be selling seasonal Cwerky Creations and will happily chat about my craftwork ...

Love Hearts

Love Hearts

Coldwaltham, West Sussex

Planning a wedding? Love hearts? Let me design and make you a set of bespoke wedding stationery. Formal, informal, downright quirky ~ l ...

Fabulous Florals

Fabulous Florals

Coldwaltham, West Sussex

A flavour of my floral themed wedding stationery designs and motifs... Why not contact me if you are planning a flowery wedding?

RavenArtsblog1

RavenArtsblog1

Shildon, Durham

It is February and the Christmas rush has passed. Many people are grateful that the financial demands of Yuletide have gone and the never ...

Getting out in the community.

Getting out in the community.

Hook, Hampshire

There is nothing in the world like writing a childrens book, then getting out into the community to see their reaction to it. Last week ...

Finally took the Plunge

Finally took the Plunge

Warminster, Wiltshire

Believe it or not it has taken me over 3 years to join UK Craft Fairs. Not out of laziness just the opposite I get so busy making the selling ...

Let me introduce to the one and only Chaimz Charms

Let me introduce to the one and only Chaimz Charms

Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Hello, I hope that your week is starting happily despite the wet and grey weather. Today I am going to introduce to Chaimz Charms. Rebeccas ...

Tidy Bot Range

Tidy Bot Range

Colchester, Essex

Very new to all this craft business but loving every moment I get to work on my wood wonders. Working full time in stressful management ...

Every story has a beginning...

Every story has a beginning...

Marchwood, Hampshire

Jaded Jewellery is based just outside of the New Forest. Every piece is handmade, no pieces are mass produced and every piece is unique. ...

And Today Please Meet GABRIELLE and LOUISA

And Today Please Meet GABRIELLE and LOUISA

Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Hello! January is coming to its end which means that business should start picking up again in the craft world! Many of us are working ...

2174 new member

2174 new member

Preston, Lancashire

Well we have finally done it and got ourselves up and running making our handmade wooden planters and candle holders. our first craft fair ...

Just arrived at UK Craft Fairs

Just arrived at UK Craft Fairs

Hundon, Suffolk

How exciting! Today marks the day I start using this website in full. I am very keen to get started, and involved in some of the many ...

Sewing Team Days

Sewing Team Days

Stanford in the Vale, Oxfordshire

Sewing is a traditional craft where regardless of experience or talent anyone can sew something. Sewing is also a craft where beautiful ...

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Whyteleafe, Surrey

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new craft business in tyne and wear

new craft business in tyne and wear

South shields, Tyne and Wear

Hello every one My name is Mick Johns I am a woodturner I have been turning for over 30 years and I have just started a craft business ...

Let me introduce you to Twisted Workshop

Let me introduce you to Twisted Workshop

Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Hello again! This week I have decided to introduce you to Brian from Twisted Workshop. The name might well ring a bell because he is ...

Development Creationz

Development Creationz

West Norwood, London

The development of your business, working full-time and running a home is most challenging and yet can be so rewarding. I am so excited ...

Happy New Year from Beverley at Bev Heaton Designs

Happy New Year from Beverley at Bev Heaton Designs

St Helens, Merseyside

I only started my new business in October 2018 so its still in its early stages. However I am getting ready to move the business forward ...

Abstract mixed media collage workshop for adults.

Abstract mixed media collage workshop for adults.

Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex

I am teaching a two hour class in abstract mixed media collage processes. T Wells gallery, 3 a Monson Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent. Sunday ...

I have the pleasure to introduce you to ABU

I have the pleasure to introduce you to ABU

Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Hello! We are very lucky at praenuntia.com to feature such a variety of talented artists. Today, I have the pleasure of having ABU introduce ...

Valentines has a whole meaning.

Valentines has a whole meaning.

Tonbridge, Kent

Hi everyone hope your new year has got off to a great start. I have always loved valentines day as I am an old romantic at heart but this ...

Is it worth doing what we want do

Is it worth doing what we want do

Attleborough, Norfolk

So I set up The Insult Emporium back in April 2018 with a hope and dream of designing and creating my own range of funny and rude Greetings ...

Creationz Craft Fair 2019

Creationz Craft Fair 2019

West Norwood, London

I am launching Creationz Craft Fair in 2019 I have attended many craft fairs and there is so much artistic skills to be seen, However ...

The New Kid on the Block Ash Tree Arts

The New Kid on the Block Ash Tree Arts

Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Hello again! I hope that you had a happy holiday season, with plenty of food and companionship. With all my sons and the girlfriends over, ...


Damien Hirst

(Born 1965 in Bristol), Painting, Sculpture

Controversial British artist and sculptor.

James Brian Jacques

(Born 1939 in Liverpool in Merseyside), Fiction

A write of childrens novels in the Redwall series among others. Many of the characters in his books where based on the people that Jacques had met.

Patrick Lichfield

(Born 1939 in Staffordshire), Photography

Patrick Anson was the 5th Earl of Lichfield. He became one of the most famous photographers of the 20th century.

Ken Smith

(Born 1938 in Rudston in East Riding of Yorkshire), Poetry

Ken Smith was a British poet and co-editor of Stand magazine from 1963-1972. One of his works, The Pity won the Gregory Award in 1964.

David Bailey

(Born 1938 in Leytonstone in London), Photography

Famous 20th century fashion and celebrity photographer

David Hockney

(Born 1937 in Bradford in West Yorkshire), Painting, Photography

Voted the most influential British artist of the 20th century.

Dennis Potter

(Born 1935 in Berry Hill in Gloucestershire), Fiction

Potter was a writer of fiction such as Pennies from Heaven, The Singing Detective and Blue Remembered Hills. He mixed reality and fiction with popular culture.

Ted Walker

(Born 1934 in Lancing in West Sussex), Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry

He was a journalist, writer of short stories, poet and broadcaster. His poem the Fox on a Barn Door is about his view of the countryside of Sussex.

Bryan Stanley Johnson

(Born 1933 in London in London), Fiction

The writer of Christie Malrys Own Double-Entry in 1973, a dystopian meta-fiction about a disalutions man rans his life using the Double-Entry book keeping system.

Bridget Riley

(Born 1931 in Norwood in London), Art

Bridget Riley is a British artist who was born in Norwood, London. After attending Cheltenham Ladies' College, she studied at Goldsmiths College and the Royal College of Art. She is known for her Optical Art, an abstract style which utilises optical effects to engage and stimulate the viewers senses. One of Britain's best known artists, her work appears in major collections around the world.

Robert Radford Welch

(Born 1929 in Hereford in West Midlands), Silversmith

Welch trained as a silversmith in Birmingham but was influenced by the modernism of Scandinavian designs and created clean and functional designs.

Jean Simmons

(Born 1929 in Lower Holloway in London), Music, Theatre

She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1948 for her role in Hamlet, the Laurence Olivier version. During the 50s she moved to America and work in Hollywood. She performed in the Londons West End during the 70s.

Jane Grigson

(Born 1928 in Gloucester in Gloucestershire), Nonfiction

Jane Grigson was an English cookery writer. She wrote her first book Charcuterie and French Pork Cookery in 1967 and went on to write many more cookery books.

Derek Davis

(Born 1926 in Wandsworth in London), Pottery and ceramics, Painting

Derek Davis developed his ceramics, coming up with several innovative techniques. In 1994 he had an eye operation which afterwards left him unable to work with the pottery kiln, which was when he then started to focus on his painting.

Joan Aiken

(Born 1924 in Rye in East Sussex), Fiction, Nonfiction

She became a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 1999, for her services to literature. Her well know early works include The Whispering Mountain and Black Hearts in Battersea. Over the year she has written, plays and poems, period and modern novels, supernatural and magic works, non-fiction and worked with illustrators on picture books.. In all she wrote more than a hundred piece, and readers of her works gained many new friends.

Elizabeth Bartlett

(Born 1924 in Deal in Kent), Poetry

Elizabeth Bartlett was a British poet. She worked for the health service and for the Home Care Service and it was in this environment that she was provided with material for some of her most emotive poems.

Anthony Alfred Caro

(Born 1924 in New Malden in London), Sculpture

Caro was a modernist sculptor who found success in the 1950s. He is also accredited with being the first person to remove the plinth, allowing viewers to be more connected with his work.

Dick King-Smith

(Born 1922 in Bitton in Gloucestershire), Fiction

He is perhaps best known for writing The Sheep-Pig. Not heard of it? Well in America it was known as Babe, the Gallant Pig and adapted for film in 1995 as just Babe.

Daphne Hardy Henrion

(Born 1917 in Amersham in Buckinghamshire), Sculpture

Known as having a distinguished career as a sculptress.

Antonia Forest

(Born 1915 in Hampstead in London), Fiction

Forest was a writer of books aimed at a young audience, you may as a child have read her most famous works about the Marlows.

Hammond Innes

(Born 1913 in Horsham in West Sussex), Fiction, Nonfiction

Innes was a prolific novelist with around thirty titles to his name. He also wrote childrens books and non fiction on travel.

Conroy Maddox

(Born 1912 in Ledbury in Herefordshire), Collage, Fiction, Painting

A collagist, painter and writer. From 1935 on wards he was a part of the Surrealist movement.

Mary Wesley

(Born 1912 in Englefield Green in Surrey), Fiction, Nonfiction

She was without doubt a very popular writer of fiction, Wesley had her last novel Part of the Furniture published in 1997 at age at age 85. It was about a girls life story moving to the West Country and finding her independence and not being just part of the furniture.

Wilbert Awdry

(Born 1911 in Ampfield in Hampshire), Fiction

Writer of the well loved and very popular Thomas the tank engine along with many other stories in the railway series of books. He is perhaps better known as the Reverend W. Awdry.

Austin Andrew Wright

(Born 1911 in Chester in Cheshire), Sculpture

As a noted sculptor, Austin created pieces called The Argument, Ring and Mute 2. You may see his work at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park.