David Banks

David and his devoted wife Christina, stepped aboard their first classical hire fleet cabin cruiser 'Songster' from 'George Smith of Wroxham' back in 1969. Their mystical steps into pure paradise, meandering about every nook and cranny about the winding rivers, a place steeped in history, where tranquillity and beauty are beyond the wildest imagination, was to be the start of alluring visits to this beautiful county, which they are now fortunate enough to call their home.

David Banks

David decided that there is no better value in life, than recapturing the golden era of time gone by of his magical visits to the Broads, by writing a series of booklets, largely based upon his family exploits. Following a surge of wide ranging interests of his passion, the first of Davids exclusive booklets is now available to purchase. Each booklet captures the essence of the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads in all its natural beauty. Covering different stories through a clever combination of fact and fiction, is what makes this very special new series of ‘Must Reads’ very collectable, in a unique fashion.

David hopes you will enjoy and share his passion, through reading his booklets, and in return of each booklet purchased, proceeds go to my just giving page which is in association of MNDA.

Thank you.


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Proceeds from the booklets are going to:


Motor Neurone Disease Association
Registered Charity 294354


David Banks


Full colour, exciting Booklets, written by David Banks, produced by Fakenham Pre Press, bringing out David's real love and passion of the Broads in all its entirety, will be available to purchase through this website from April 2019.

The first Booklet to be released, titled 'Reflections of Fact And Fiction of the Norfolk Broads' will be full of awe inspiring time captured memories, tales, visions and accompanying photographs, their combination cleverly capturing golden eras of the past, right through to the present day of life about this magical place of the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads.

This book has been produced in support of the Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Association. The MND Association is the only national charity in England, Wales and Northern Ireland focused onimproving care and support, funding vital research and campaigning to raise awareness for people affected by MND. The charity relies on voluntary donations. Find out how you can get involved atwww.mndassociation.org.

Evolution is about life of us all from mothers’ arms as a new-born to maturity. With love David creates these booklets to bring memories when you first step into this beautiful county. So, come and join us and enjoy history and romantic hideaways.



Memories of the Norfolk - Booklet 1

Memories - Booklet 2

Hands Across the Sea - Booklet 3

Click buttons below to download 2 example pages from the booklets.


If you would like a copy of this then please email David. Booklet costs £4.00 and includes post and packaging.


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Photograph Credits:

Lord Paul

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These paintings are for sale please contact janheath@yahoo.co.uk

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