Prior to the launch of “57 Black Country Sportsmen “ the latest book to be published by Wall Heath author, Terry Church, Bridge Radio (102.5) allocated air time on Wednesday evening when Terry was interviewed by the station’s Sports Editor, Adam Parkes.

The interview saw Terry outline the careers of several of the sportsmen included in the book. Much positive feedback has been received following the interview and the book is highly recommended.

The book will be launched on Saturday 1 August at Wall Heath Community Centre, Enville Road, Wall Heath. The launch will commence at 11am although coffee will be available from 10.30am. To reserve a place please telephone 07974 428261 or email

The price of the book is £8.95 although copies will be available at the launch at the discounted rate of £8.

After Saturday’s launch books can be purchased from Ashwood Nurseries or on line at

Additionally there are a few copies available of Terry’s previous book “Lost Cricket and Football Clubs and Grounds in the south of The Black Country”. These will be on sale at Saturday’s launch at £6.95 and afterwards via the website and from Ashwood Nurseries.

You can listen to or download the interview of Terry Church with Adam Parkes on The Bridge Radio here  (click the link to listen or right click and save to download the file).