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SAFELY GATHERED IN by MARION TWYMAN.

This was probably going to be our last holiday together as a family, before we went our own ways in life. My twin brother Will and I were 18, and would both be starting at Universities in a few weeks, … Continue reading

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COLD CALLER by Marion Twyman.

He was a handsome, smartly dressed young man, with a friendly smile. The giveaway was the clipboard. “Good morning madam” he started. “I’m sorry” I interjected “I don’t have dealings with doorstep callers.”

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The Least Convenient Suspect By D. Brendan McCarthy

Chapter One ‘You have arrived.’ Ryan Hunter drank the last of his Associated Teas and Coffees’ tea. The lukewarm, oily liquid coated his tongue. Four thirty in the morning and his car was parking him in a warehouse complex to … Continue reading

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The Least Convenient Suspect

When Ryan Hunter, Deputy Head of Administration and Human Resources at Amherst Police Station, is called to a crime scene at half-four in the morning, he hopes at most for an interesting distraction from his job in Administration and Human … Continue reading

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The Boiler House: Harrow in the 1930’s. by Kay Rootes

My father worked for His Majesty’s Stationery Office near Harrow. He was employed as a stoker whose job it was to provide heating in the complex of buildings in the Winter and

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