Ipswich Book of Days
Taking you through the year day by day, The Ipswich Book of Days contains quirky, eccentric, amusing and important events and facts from different periods in the history of one of England’s oldest towns. Ideal for dipping into, this addictive little book will keep you 'entertained and informed.
Featuring hundreds of snippets of information gleaned from the vaults of Ipswich’s archives and covering the social, criminal, political, religious, industrial, military and sporting history of the town, it will delight residents and visitors alike.
Available from Amazon, Ipswich Tourist Information Centre and Suffolk Records Office (Ipswich). Also available through bookshops.
'a brilliant and informative book ... a good insight into the history of ipswich and of the people who lived and worked there. I would recommend it to anyone with an interest in local and social history.' (Jule West on Amazon)
'An interesting book to dip into or read through ... Full of interesting and unusual facts described on the day they took place in years gone by.' (Marian on Amazon)