History

Bill has been recording social histories since founding Herefordshire Lore (www.herefordshirelore.org.uk) in 1989. He edited Travellers’ Times, the national magazine for Gypsies and Travellers for ten years. (Photo: Aly Chapman)

Bill Laws is editor of In Our Age for Herefordshire Lore.

A Slap of the Hand, edited by Bill Laws, captures the social history of one of Britain’s biggest country markets.

Reflections on the closure of a county asylum, St Mary’s, by former patients. (As editor)

Nearly 6,000 women worked making munitions at the Royal Ordnance Factory, Rotherwas during two World Wars. This is their story. (As editor)