Sir John Dunne

Sir John Dunne

The biography of Sir John Dunne – Cumbria’s first and longest serving Chief Constable by Alan Bryant. An incredible journey by an extraordinary man from his native Ireland, joining the fledgling police force at age 14 and rising through the ranks to become...
Book Launch – The Kennedys

Book Launch – The Kennedys

Book launch Saturday 6th Dec at 10am at The Orangery Cafe at St Mary’s Hospice in Ulverston, Cumbria. The Kennedy’s of Stone Cross Mansion, written by Stuart Allison, looks at the history of the Kennedy family in the late 1800’s and follows the highs...
The Warbirds of Walney Reprint

The Warbirds of Walney Reprint

Illustrated History of RAF Walney and No.10 AGS. Much more than simply a local history book this lavishly illustrated work will delight aviation enthusiasts, genealogists, and amateur historians alike. Providing an accessible and engaging reading experience for those...
Kennedys of Stone Cross Mansion

Kennedys of Stone Cross Mansion

The realisation of a passion for local history encouraged first time author Stuart Allison to research an old, abandoned mansion house in the market town of Ulverston in South Cumbria. What he discovered made him change his project Рfrom the history of the...