Books by Scarning Residents

Frank Foreman has published six books of poems –

The Seasons in Scarning

Will There be Chocolate in Heaven?
My World of Rhyme
That’s All Folks

A few of these excellent poems are included in the Scarning Beacon newsletters, but the books are also for sale. They are £5 each and all sales proceeds are for the benefit of Scarning Church and Parkinsons UK and has raised over £10,000 for both causes to date.

Contact – FForeman4@Sky.Com or 01362 687082

Nick Hartley has published three books about Scarning –

Scarning – A Portrait of a Village
Arcadia – A History of Scarning Free School
A Village’s Sacrifice – Scarning 1914-1918

Excerpts from these well-researched books are included on this website. Unfortunately, The Portrait of a Village and Arcadia books are currently out of print, but are available through the library service.
However, please contact Nick for details of A Village’s Sacrifice, which is still available to buy for £5 and all proceeds go to the Commonwealth War Craves Commission.

Contact – ScarningClerk@BTInternet.Com or 01362 687492

FG Milk & BJK Dye have written a very comprehensive book about the Wright family’s agricultural business and is now on its second edition. They are currently writing a companion book about the Wright car and truck businesses.

JJ Wright & Sons Ltd – Stories from the Agricultural Dept.

Priced £15, it is available from many sources including online, or directly from Brian Dye himself –

Contact – BHE@BTConnect.Com or 01362 687694