When British Holidays Were Fun

    When British Holidays Were Fun

    Recalling the Heyday of Holidays at Home

    Tom Tyler

    Halsgrove 2009

    Hardback 144pp Illustrated 298x210mm

    9781841149721   Product Code: 99463

    Looking back at holidaying in the British Isles, Tom Tyler explores topics such as holiday-makers' means of transport, the seaside, happy camping at Butlin's and Pontin's, hunting and fishing, walking holidays and messing about in boats. Illustrated with around 280 vintage photographs, and drawing on Tyler's own holiday highs and lows, the book is an informal, nostalgic and often tongue-in-cheek history of holiday-making before cheap flights brought the continental beaches - and weather - within reach.

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