Newtown: a history of Newtownards

1 December 2014

Thanks to all the NIPR supporters who have donated new books following the NIPR Celebration of Publishing Event on 19th November. We hope to feature some of them here over the next few weeks. Suggestions for Christmas Presents perhaps! Today we feature Newtown: a history of Newtownards, by Trevor McCavery. Published by White Row. Available from

'sure footed and eloquent... with a carefully chosen and well reproduced selection of illustrations. It made me want to take a wander round Newtownards' Belfast News Letter

'Beautifully illustrated... an essential book for anyone interested in the history of Newtownards' Ulster Archaeological Society News Letter

'A fascinating story, lucidly told.' Belfast Telegraph