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The Shipping Forecast: A Miscellany


The Shipping Forecast

Pub Date : 2016-09-01 | Author : Nic Compton | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9781473530287
ISBN 13 : 1473530288

The rhythmic lullaby of ‘North Utsire, South Utsire’ has been lulling the nation’s insomniacs to sleep for over 90 years. It has inspired songs, poetry and imaginations acros..


The Shipping Forecast

Pub Date : 2016-09-01 | Author : Nic Compton | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9781785940293
ISBN 13 : 1785940295

The rhythmic lullaby of âe~North Utsire, South Utsireâe(tm) has been lulling the nationâe(tm)s insomniacs to sleep for over 90 years. It has inspired songs, poetry and imaginati..


And Now The Shipping Forecast

Pub Date : 2014-09-16 | Author : Peter Jefferson | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1906860610
ISBN 13 : 9781906860615

This affectionate look at the revered British radio broadcast surveys the history and lore of the four-times daily announcements of weather reports and forecasts for the seas aroun..


Attention All Shipping

Pub Date : 2011-05-19 | Author : Charlie Connelly | Publisher : Abacus

ISBN 10 : 9780748131877
ISBN 13 : 0748131876

This solemn, rhythmic intonation of the shipping forecast on BBC radio is as familiar as the sound of Big Ben chiming the hour. Since its first broadcast in the 1920s it has inspir..


Rain Later Good

Pub Date : 2013-09-12 | Author : Peter Collyer | Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9781408159002
ISBN 13 : 1408159007

Rain Later, Good is the award winning story of Peter Collyer's extraordinary journey around the Shipping Forecast areas and has been a bestseller since first publication. The artis..


Off The Deep End

Pub Date : 2017-09-21 | Author : Nic Compton | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781472941107
ISBN 13 : 1472941101

Confined in a small space for months on end, subject to ship's discipline and living on limited food supplies, many sailors of old lost their minds – and no wonder. Many still do..


And Now The Weather

Pub Date : 2017-09-21 | Author : Alison Maloney | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9781473530980
ISBN 13 : 1473530989

Along with the fine art of queuing and proper tea, talking about the weather is the essence of Britishness. We’re all a little bit obsessed by it. Will it snow this Christmas? Wa..


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