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Deepest Wiltshire – the perfect Christmas present

WHAT  a pity that the Salisbury branch of Waterstones, which describes itself on its website as “…  Wiltshire’s largest bookshop, and a quiet refuge in the heart of the city.” is the county’s only branch of the excellent chain to refuse to stock Deepest Wiltshire, all about the county it serves. You can buy this…

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Deepest Books at Blandford

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Fanny Charles and Gay Pirrie-Weir will be at Blandford Parish Church at 3.30pm on Saturday 23rd November, talking about Deepest Dorset, Deepest Wiltshire and their plans to continue the series. They will introduce some of the fascinating people they met and discovered during their researches, and there will be a chance to ask questions, as…

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Meeting up in Virginia

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IRENE Cobb, past president of the Transatlantic Brides and Parent’s Association and featured in Deepest Wiltshire, met up with Fanny Charles outside Richmond, Virginia, to take her copy of the book and one for war bride Dorothy McDaniel, who lives in Florida. She sent greetings to all her friends at Tidworth, and looks forward to…

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Deepest Dorset supports Lyme Regis lifeboat

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DEEPEST Dorset authors Fanny Charles and Gay Pirrie-Weir have presented photographic and printing equipment worth £1,000 to Lyme Regis RNLI lifeboat station. Fanny says: “When we heard the lifeboat crew wanted some photographic equipment to help raise their profile even higher we were delighted to help.” Gay explained that the aim of Deepest Dorset was…

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Mini camping with Briony

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BRIONY Hartley, Deepest Books’ designer, has published her own book, a delightful guide to minimalist family camping. Read all about it at  www.theftr.co.uk/a-guide-to-minimalist-family-camping/

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Jackie runs 54321 for Deepest Wiltshire

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Jackie Casey ran the 50k race, part of Salisbury 54321, on Sunday 11th August, sporting her Deepest Wiltshire vest. Her race team caught her at Old Sarum.   A Sherborne resident, Jackie is a keen supporter of Deepest Books and helped with the production and launch of Deepest Wiltshire. She’s looking forward to Deepest Somerset now.

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Philippa’s prison project wins a BBC food award

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DEEPEST Books’ resident chef, Philippa Davis was part of the Liberty Kitchen team who won the Street Food Award in this year’s BBC Food and Farming Awards, which were announced in Bristol. Liberty Kitchen is a street food project which was set up about 18 months ago to help reduce reoffending rates and provide a…

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