For many years Colchester historian Patrick Denney has written a
meticulously researched, entertaining and highly popular series of
historical articles in the East Anglian Daily Times on numerous aspects of life in Colchester and the surrounding aread. For this landmark volume the very best of his articles have been selected, edited and illustrated with a wonderful collection of old and new photographs. The result is a lasting record of the many events, people and places that played important roles in the town's history. Patrick Denney's memorable and revealing survey should appeal to regular readers of the East Anglian Daily Times, to Colchester residents and visitors, and to anyone who wants to learn about this historic corner of Essex.
Article: 'Keeping stories of sacrifice alive for future generations' as featured byDaily Gazette (Colchester), 4th June 2019 – words by Lauren Oldershaw