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J.B. PRIESTLEY SOCIETY AGM 2018 New Members Most Welcome

Notice of Annual General Meeting of The J B Priestley Society To be held on Sunday 8th April 2018 at Glyde House, Glydegate, Bradford BD5 0BQ Directions: Glyde House is about 100 yards from the Media Museum.  Parking is available … Continue reading

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NEW EDITIONS OF FOUR OF PRIESTLEY’S FINEST NOVELS

New Editions of Four Priestley Novels Arriving in June 2018 This June will see the republication of four of Priestley’s finest novels by Great Northern Books. New editions of The Good Companions (1929), Angel Pavement (1930), Bright Day (1946) and … Continue reading

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PRIESTLEY LUNCH WEEKEND SEPTEMBER 2017

Secretary Rod Slater writes: Due to one of those happy chances which occur from time to time it transpired that Priestley’s play Eden End was to be put on at the Ilkley Playhouse around the same time as the Annual … Continue reading

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TWO ARTICLES ON PRIESTLEY ON THE BRITISH LIBRARY WEBSITE

The British Library’s website currently features two articles on JBP, mainly oriented towards An Inspector Calls. To find the one expressly on the Inspector, go to https://www.bl.uk/discovering-literature . The Priestley part is lower down on the left, next to Waiting … Continue reading

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NEW EDITION OF THE TOWN MAJOR OF MIRAUCOURT

THE TOWN MAJOR OF MIRAUCOURT This short story of 1930 is to be re-issued, by Turnpike Books, the small Londonpublisher which has already published (in 2014) a collection of Priestley stories entitled What a Life! T he original publication of … Continue reading

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