Reverend Stuart Jennings, Chaplaincy, has been awarded an Alan Ball Local History Award. The award comes in honour of his book "These Uncertaine Tymes: Newark and the Civilian Experience of the Civil Wars 1640-1660".
The website of the award's organisers, says of Reverend Jenning's book:
"This very detailed study of a specific period, well researched and well produced, has all the hallmarks of an excellent local history publication."
The Alan Ball Local History Awards were established to encourage local history publishing by public libraries and local authorities.
For more information on the Alan Ball Local History Awards, see the CILIP website.