The Man Who Wrote Melbury’s History – Author Bob Breach

Historian Bob Breach wrote the definitive guide to the history of Melbury Abbas and Cann in January 1998.

The 93-year-old historian tells Alfred why he undertook this project.

During our chat, Bob talks about Zig Zag Hill, the origin of the name Dinah’s Hollow, a bypass plan, Sir Donald Campbell speeding on Spreadeagle Hill and St Thomas’ Church.