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A likely tale, lad : laughs & larks growing up in the 1970s / Mike Pannett.

By: Pannett, Mike.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Skipton, North Yorkshire, England : Dalesman, 2015Copyright date: ©2014Edition: Paperback edition.Description: 215 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781855683440; 185568344X.Subject(s): Pannett, Mike | Police, Rural -- England -- North Yorkshire | North Yorkshire (England)Genre/Form: Autobiographies.DDC classification: 363.2092 Summary: For a young Mike Pannett, growing up in North Yorkshire in the late 1960s and early '70s was a dream come true. They really were the good old days. The summer holidays lasted forever and the sun always seemed to shine. Given a fishing rod, a bottle of pop and a jam sandwich, a lad could wander as far as his bike would take him, and the countryside was one big adventure playground. Like many a boy, however, Mike learns things the hard way. A bike ride lands him in A&E and a fishing trip almost ends with a shipwreck. Mike's a likely lad and these are his tales.
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Originally published : 2014.

For a young Mike Pannett, growing up in North Yorkshire in the late 1960s and early '70s was a dream come true. They really were the good old days. The summer holidays lasted forever and the sun always seemed to shine. Given a fishing rod, a bottle of pop and a jam sandwich, a lad could wander as far as his bike would take him, and the countryside was one big adventure playground. Like many a boy, however, Mike learns things the hard way. A bike ride lands him in A&E and a fishing trip almost ends with a shipwreck. Mike's a likely lad and these are his tales.