Rosemary Bennett’s history of Folly Island may still be available to buy from Hertford Museum. Or, still available at Hertford Library to borrow.
By John Barber
John Barber was born in London at the height of the UK Post War baby boom. He had careers in Advertising, International Banking and the Wine Industry before becoming Town Centre Manager in his home town of Hertford. He has been writing professionally since 1996 when he began to contribute articles to magazines on social and local history. His first published book in 2002 was a non-fiction work entitled The Camden Town Murder, a hitherto unsolved murder case from 1907.View all of John Barber's posts.