December 4, 2022

Books with Extra

One of the questions we get asked a lot, and more so since we have started our monthly Q&As with our Patrons, is ‘what’s your favourite […]
November 20, 2022

The Bookshop Recommends: New Nature Writing

Just a quick one to say that over on our Youtube channel, which is just stirring into life, we have begun a short series of videos […]
November 17, 2022

A Banned Book

James Hadley Chase is an unlikely pseudonym. It is so specific, so expansive, you might wonder what would prompt someone to make it up. When you […]
November 16, 2022

Carpe Diem

This is a cautionary tale I suppose. One of those moments that hits quite hard as the implications sink in. As you might imagine, we spend […]
June 23, 2021


The Dead Poets Salon and Open Mic Very sorry to say this month’s Dead Poets is not going to take place because of staff illness We […]
June 20, 2021

15th June Drop in and Drop One!

Drop in and Drop One!  A Knitting Group Because of some changes in our opening times, the knitting group is now moving to what we hope […]
June 19, 2021

15th June Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight A talk by Dr Richard Hawtree 15th June, 7.30pm. £5 An evening in the company of this enigmatic long poem. […]
June 19, 2021

29th June Dead Poet Salon & Open Mic

The Dead Poets Salon and Open Mic Thursday 29th June, 7.30pm. £5 on the door As ever on the last Thursday of the month we shall […]
June 18, 2021

13th July Victor Neuberg and the Vine Press

Victor Neuberg and the Vine Press A talk by Caroline Neuberg 13th July, 7.30pm. £5 Victor Neuberg is famous today, to those who know him at […]