For all those
interested in the art
and writings of James Ulric
and Leo Walmsley.


Your post-free
books can be bought

Some Walmsley book spines

Modern lobster pots in Whitby ('Burnharbour')

Bramblewick Dock

Other links to sites of interest

Alliance of Literary Societies
Promotes the work of the member societies.
This site provides links to other literary societies.

The local magazine for Robin Hood's Bay

Bay Museum, Robin Hood's Bay
Situated in the old Coroner's Room and Mortuary, this small museum in the heart of the village houses fascinating collections and displays of local interest. Entry is FREE.
Bay Museum

Bookends of Fowey
Second-hand and Antiquarian Books sold through the shop, by mail order and on the internet.

Dalesman Magazine
Yorkshire's favourite magazine.

The Daphne du Maurier website
In his books Love in the Sun and Angler's Moon, Leo describes his life in Cornwall and
the close friendship he and his family had with Daphne du Maurier. This friendship
was to last until his death in 1966. Daphne eventually became
the first Patron of the Walmsley Society.

Fowey Tourist Information Centre
Leo lived in Fowey in the early 1930s, moving there again in the 1950s.
This site has information about Fowey and what it has to offer.

Fylingdales Local History Group
This group holds a large collection of parish registers, deeds, wills, photographs, maps and other historical documents.

Fishermen's Ganseys
Information sheet about the type of woollen jumper as worn by the Bramblewick fishermen in Leo Walmsley's books.
Fishermen's Ganseys

Mike Harding
Comedian, author, actor and BBC Radio 2 presenter.
He says, 'Foreigners is one of the best books about childhood ever written.'

Graham Higson, BSc (Hons), MA
Author, freelance writer, ghost writer, proofreading services, commissions undertaken.

The Hopkins Society
This society aims to celebrate Gerard Manley Hopkins' contribution to English Literature.

My Yorkshire
Celebrating all that's best in God's own county.

North Yorkshire Moors Association
The North Yorkshire Moors Association is an independent charity whose vision is of a living,
working moors, that changes with time but retains its beauty.

Pin Productions
Video production services based in West Yorkshire.

Robin Hood's Bay Tourist Association
Find out about authors who live in and around Robin Hood's Bay

Slightly Foxed
The real reader's quarterly – more like a bookish friend, really.
Well worth a visit.

Visit Whitby
A site offering tourist information about one of
North Yorkshire's finest coastal towns.

Sean Walmsley
A web page about Leo's son Dr Sean Walmsley. There are also sections about his
mother Margaret Walmsley, his sister Anna Scott, and the Walmsley Society.
Sean Walmsley Design

Wanderlust – walking in Yorkshire
This site has maps, directions and a host of other items to compliment your walking experience.

Elizabeth Wise
Qualified, accredited indexer, based in Norfolk.
Black Dog Indexing/

Yorkshire Booksellers
Information on rare, antiquarian, and secondhand booksellers
in York and Yorkshire.

Some Walmsley Society members

Some Walmsley Society members

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