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eBook A Derby Boy ePub

by Anton Rippon

  • ISBN: 0750947705
  • Category: Historical
  • Subcategory: Biography
  • Author: Anton Rippon
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Sutton Publishing Ltd; UK ed. edition (May 24, 2007)
  • Pages: 160
  • ePub book: 1169 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1227 kb
  • Other: rtf lit docx lrf
  • Rating: 4.3
  • Votes: 592

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Anton Rippon is a Derby boy through and through. He was born just before Christmas 1944, his entrance into the world hastened after his mother fell over a milk churn in the blackout.

Anton Rippon is a Derby boy through and through. At the time of his birth, just down the road a Derby Corporation bus driver was recapturing an escaped German prisoner of war. Despite his dramatic entrance into Derby life, Anton survived to become one of the city's best-known writers and personalities with a string of books to his name and a popular weekly column in 'The Derby Evening Telegraph'.

Anton Rippon (born 20 December 1944) is a British award-winning newspaper columnist, journalist, author and publisher. He was born in Derby during the Second World War and grew up there. He was educated at Bemrose Grammar School in the town

Anton Rippon (born 20 December 1944) is a British award-winning newspaper columnist, journalist, author and publisher. He was educated at Bemrose Grammar School in the town. He has spent almost all his working life in the newspaper and publishing industry including working as a reporter for the Derby Evening Telegraph and as a feature writer for the Nottingham Evening Post. He was a football writer for the Sunday Telegraph. Despite his dramatic entrance into Derby life, Anton survived to Anton Rippon is a Derby boy through and through. He was born just before Christmas 1944, his entrance into the world hastened after his mother fell over a milk churn in the blackout

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Anton Rippon is a Derby boy, born and bred. He is also one of the city's best-known writers and personalities, with a string of highly acclaimed books to his name. For the past eight years, he has written a popular weekly column in the Derby Telegraph in which he takes a whimsical, often sideways, look at life in Derby, both the serious side and the frivolous. In the process he captures perfectly the essence of this sturdy Midlands city

Anton Rippon is a Derby Boy. He was born in the town just before Christmas 1944, has lived there ever since, and is now one of the city's best-known local writers and personalities. He writes a popular weekly column in the Derby Evening Telegraph, taking a whimsical look at life in the city, and is also a regular contributor to the Telegraph's Bygones and Yesterday Remembered publications. Indeed, his popular features on people and events in Derby began almost thirty years ago, and he has been a familiar name and face ever since. A Derby Boy is a highly readable and light-hearted account of the city's development after the war, seen through the author's eyes. In telling of his own childhood and teenage years, Anton recalls events and characters familiar to thousands of Derbeians. His objective is to entertain and inform, and he has written a book that will tap directly into the huge nostalgia market.