Portsmouth

Portsmouth

Marie and Colin have been running The Hayling Island Bookshop for 15 years. Running an independent bookshop is a perilous business venture but hopefully the worst period is over. Book sales on the High Street are up and sales of e-books seem to have peaked. Portsmouth...
Chelmsford

Chelmsford

The Essex Book Festival is held at venues across the county. I’m in Chelmsford being interviewed by Dave Monk the Drive-Time host on BBC Radio Essex.Dave is a perceptive political interviewer and we decide to get Brexit out of the way early on so that we can move onto...