December 14, 2016

The Taxi Charity (London Taxi Benevolent Association For War Disabled) have launched their 2017 desk calendar to help raise funds for the excellent work that they do for our veterans.

Formed in Fulham in 1948, the object of the charity was to help war disabled throughou...

March 21, 2016

The first book in our Airborne Memoirs Series, Arnhem on the Horizon, is now in stock in the Airborne Museum "Hartenstein" in Oosterbeek, Netherlands.

This wonderful building was a focal point for many of our veterans during the Battle of Arnhem and now holds a wonderfu...

February 9, 2016

Baverstock and Pasley are delighted to announce the opening of pre-orders for the book, "A Spirit for Adventure". Authored by Royal Corps of Signals and WWII veteran John Jeffries, this very personal story tracks his extraordinary life.


Orphaned at the age of two, John...

December 12, 2015

The Taxi Charity (London Taxi Benevolent Association For War Disabled) have just launched their 2016 Pocket Diaries and 2016 Calenders to raise funds for their ongoing projects. Both items are just £5 each (including P&P to the UK) and are available in our shop HERE.



November 23, 2015

Baverstock and Pasley will be auctioning an exclusive set of a signed hardcover book and signed cover artwork for “I Just Wanted to Fly” to raise funds for the Glider Pilot Regimental Association (GPRA).
























The hardcover edition had a limited print r...

November 16, 2015

The word ‘hero’ is often thrown about. Some would associate the term with those who partook in great feats, while the majority of Arnhem veterans I have spoken to say “the heroes are the ones who were left behind”. A number of men fit both of these descriptions, includ...


London born brothers Harry and William Guinan were working class lads who, like thousands of others of their generation, were subjected to the horrors of the Great War. One was a soldier, and the other a sailor. Both brave young men, who like so many others, made that...

November 11, 2015

Many people have differing views of reenactors; some good, some not so good. But ‘living history’ groups are a different breed and can enhance learning about a subject and bring history to life. Matt Yates of Chalk Living History spoke to us about living history and hi...

November 6, 2015










With so many books coming out each year you would be forgiven for thinking that we are all in competition with each other. Not so! We are all about promoting remembrance and fostering learning. That is why we are delighted to pass on the news that publishing l...

November 5, 2015

On 5th November 1940, 75 years ago to the day, the Hotspur glider embarked on its maiden flight, just four months after the specification for the glider had been received by manufacturer General Aircraft Ltd. It was the first British, purpose built, military glider and...

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