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After a career with the BBC, Stephen Butt now enjoys writing, researching and photography. He has eighteen books in print combining an academic background in local history with a practical interest in photography. Stephen's BA degree was in Psychology (University of Durham) and his MA degree was in English Local History (University of Nottingham)

In 2009 and 2010, Stephen provided production and location research support for Michael Wood's major television series 'Story of England' by organising the 'Kibworth Dig', which was a central linking theme in the programmes. He also worked on Mayavision International's 'Great British Story: A People's History', which was broadcast on BBC2 and BBC4 in Summer 2012. He has also co-produced several short corporate videos for Harborough District Council and edits the Magazine of the Leicestershire Archaeological and Historical Society

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Cover of Leicester Pubs by Stephen Butt
The history and the folklore behind fifty pubs in Leicester and Leicestershire.

Published on 15 May 2016.
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