Review of The Salcombe Lifeboat Disaster
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The Salcombe Lifeboat Disaster by Roger Barrett

Published by Salcombe Lifeboats for £7.99

       By far our best-selling book in the run-up to Christmas, this new book by Roger Barrett tells the tragic storyof the William and Emma which went down with 13 of her crew in 1916.  This terrible event had a huge impact on the small town of Salcombe and the names of the lost crewmen are remembered today on the war memorial. 

All proceeds from the sale of this book go to the Salcombe Lifeboat Station.

Reviewed by Pat