Geoffrey Howse has given kind permission to use images out of his Around Hoyland series on this website. these images can be found in the vintage photos section of the photo gallery. there are three excellent books in the series produced by Geoffrey Howe and published by Sutton Publishing Limited. these are as follows:-
these books can be found in Walkers newsagents in Hoyland. as well as photos, these books contain a lot of information about the local area and some of the personalities, a great read!
Geoffrey Howse has also poublished books on Sheffield, Barnsley, South Yorkshire and London. He was raised in Elsecar and still spends a lot of time in the area but is now based in London.
Around Hoyland - A Second Selection
Around Hoyland - People & Places