Letters Received at Hampstead Pals

Letters Received at Hampstead Pals. If you would like to comment on individual letters please click the \’More on…\’ link at the end of each one.

Jarvis Browning

Jon Nicholls gave us a great insight of what went on before and after the Wancourt battle near Arras and his book certainly helped us to understand what those poor sods were up against.. A truly ‘Cheerful Sacrifice.’ Would have missed it, if it had not been for Jon, our guide. Many thanks. Jarvis […] Read more


Dick West

Dear Jon Can Chris and I both thank you for a wonderful break?. The arrival of Clive Harris has re-energised the whole experience. You and he work so well together with your combined knowledge and enthusiasm for the subjects you speak about. My only criticism would be that Clive is so modest he would not bring […] Read more


Elizabeth Davy

Dear Jon, Many thanks for a great experience in France. The whole thing was good, excellent food and wine and great entertainment in the evening. I had a lovely time and will spread the word for next year! Love Elizabeth Davy […] Read more


Mary Wallace

Dear Jon Thank you for a wonderful time in France and making me so welcome, I needed that and I learned more than I did at school! Please put me down for future trips! Best wishes Mary Wallace […] Read more


Eric Page

Dear Jon, Just a few lines to say thank you for a really enjoyable Pals Tour this year. For me the highlights were Amiens, Poelcapelle, as ever the Somme and John Grieve’s address at Loos re John Kipling. Mike, Anne and the girls served us well with the catering. Full marks! Please put Steve’s and […] Read more