Taking you through the year day by day, The London Book of Days contains quirky, eccentric, amusing and important events and facts from different periods of history, many of which had a major impact on the religious and political history of Britain as a whole.
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 London's archives, it will delight residents and visitors alike.
Peter de Loroil is a London-based writer with an abiding passion for the city he lives in. He writes historical articles for Archant in their various magazines all over London. His articles range from the topical issues of the day that have a historical precedent, to the interesting and sometimes quirky facts and stories of the different areas of London. Peter is a member of the London Library, the Author's Society, the Huguenot Society, and the Jewish Society, as well as being a member of the Clapham Society.