History lessons with Ely author’s new book

Ely History Tour Book.

Ely History Tour Book. - Credit: Archant

Learn all about the history of Ely with local author Pamela Blakeman’s latest book.

The retired teacher shares her passion for Ely’s history, which has led to her giving localy history courses for the University of Cambridge Board of Continuing Education, in the 96-page book.

Pamela gives the reader a guided tour of the historic town “showing how the areas you know and love have transformed over the centuries”.

Full of vibrant, eye-catching photos the pocket-sized book is the latest title in Amberley Publishing’s History Tour series.

In 2007 Pamela received an award from the Cambridgeshire Association for Local history for her dedicated service in the field of local and social history. And in 2009 she was awarded the freedom of the city from Ely City council.

To purchase the book, which costs £6.99, visit www.amberley-books.com It is also available in Kindle, Kobo and iBook formats.