The Leeds Book of Days

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Taking you through the year day by day, The Leeds Book of Days contains quirky, eccentric, shocking, amusing, and important events and facts from different periods in the history of the city. 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 Leeds archives and covering the social, criminal, political, religious, agricultural, industrial, and military history of the region, it will delight residents and visitors alike.


Margaret Drinkall is a writer and local historian. Her previous books include Rotherham Workhouse, Murder & Crime in Leeds, and The Sheffield Book of Days.