PORTMEIRION CELEBRATION BOOK
News has reached The Unmutual Website that a new book, published to coincide with the 80th Anniversary of Portmeirion, has been announced for 1st October 2006. Co-authored by Jan Morris, Alwyn W Turner, Mark Eastment, and Stephen Lacey, "Portmeirion" will cover not only the history of the village and gardens, but also Sir Clough Williams-Ellis and Portmeirion pottery. - each with its own dedicated section and author.
With a foreward by musician and Portmeirion fan Jools Holland, the book will include over 650 images, including previously unpublished photographs and plans of Portmeirion and runs to 240 pages. In hardback, it will retail at £25. The publishers' website at http://www.antique-acc.com has more details, as does a scan HERE.
thanks to Dennis Buckingham for this news item.
News Announced 18/5/2006, Archived 1/10/2006