Category Archives: St Marys Church Nottingham

Saville’s Spinney is Go! Four Days to Launch…. The Inquisition


Hello again Readers Still doing some last minute work on my book including designing my book cover. If you want to create an e-book you will require a separate¬† cover. I am happy with mine and contracted my illustrator through … Continue reading

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John Darrell: The Fake Exorcist of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire


Born in Mansfield in 1562, Darrell came from a wealthy family and studied at Queens College Cambridge for his Bachelor of Arts. He left Cambridge ¬†for London in 1582 and began to study law but soon returned to Mansfield to … Continue reading

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