HOYD PUBLISHING

Books by Philp Martin Williams & David L. Williams

 

WELCOME

Here you can purchase books on Ashton-under-Lyne

 

 

 

 

For Your Delectation and Delight

Public Book Signing

On Saturday August 24th at the community stall in the Ashton Market Hall from 2.00pm.

 

 

 

 

 

VISIT SHOP

 

Coming Soon...

'For Your Delectation and Delight' -

A history of the music halls and theatres of Ashton

(And some of the people and shows that appeared in them)

ALSO

'Flickering Memories' 

reissued and updated

From Fleapit to Muliplex a History of Ashton-under-Lyne's Cinemas

 

THE FOLLOWING BOOKS ARE STILL AVAILABLE:

VISIT SHOP

'The Knight Rides Out' - Medieval Ashton, The Black Lad, The town’s famous Black Knight and the much loved Black Knight Pageants. 

'To Market, To Market' - The story of Ashton-under-Lyne's Ancient Market.

'Bygone Ashton-under-Lyne' - Written in 1909 by Samuel Hill this edition was published in 2009 to mark the centenary of Samuel Hill’s death.

'Frank Randle's Film Fun' - A wonderful book for all British Comic Collectors. The comic strip antics of film comedian Frank Randle Culled from the pages of vintage ‘Film Fun’ Annuals and Comics.

'A Backdoor to Fleet Street' - A history of the newspapers of Ashton-under-Lyne.


Click HERE for report and videos of the George Formby Senior - Blue Plaque unveiling - Ashton-under-Lyne 2012

Read about the search for the 'Lost' films of the Mancunian Film Corporation HERE