Swindon in 50 Buildings

Following the 2018 publication of my first non-fiction book, Secret Swindon, Amberley Books commissioned Swindon in 50 Buildings.
Published July 2019

Swindon in 50 Buildings

You may have got the idea by now that my favourite building in Swindon is the David Murray John Tower.

 Photograph by Chris Eley. ‘Effect’ by Amberley Publishing


1. Waterstones Swindon
2. Library shop in Swindon Central Library on Regent Circus
3. On Amberley’s own website:

Here I am outside the Baker’s Cafe in the Railway Village talking to Roger Ogle, about the book.

Also on the subject of architecture, see this ‘Made in Wiltshire’ feature about Dona Bradley, architectural illustrator. Both she and Marilyn Trew made wonderful artistic contributions to the book.