Please find below the YOU TUBE link for my short promotional film for my latest book, ‘Tales yet to be Told,’ https://youtu.be/Gq88Bhw4Ryo If after watching the film you may order books by sending me an email at Patrick.firstname.lastname@example.org. Or my Website: http://www.phayes.co.uk Alternatively you can purchase books via Amazon or Brewin Books. http://www.brewinbooks.com/tales_yet_to_be_told For further … Continue reading Tales Yet To Be Told Promo Video
I have now completed his latest collection of chilling ghost stories, The stories are told by Father Michael , an Irish Catholic priest who has returned to Europe having spent years in the missions. Father Michael’s accomplice is Dr Florence a young French medical doctor. They investigate and research true accounts where sightings and unexplained … Continue reading Tales Yet To Be Told.
With great pleasure we can announce that ‘Tales Yet To Be Told’ has now been published by Brewin Books. At £9.95 it is now available at leading bookshops and through Amazon. (ISBN 978-1-85858-734-9). If you would like a signed copy I shall only be too delighted to sign one for you. (Cost of book plus … Continue reading Tales Yet To Be Told
I know I haven't written for a while however I wanted to share with you some wonderful feedback regarding my play, 'Les Vaches Dans Le Champ.' I received it from the Birmingham REP and it was written by Alice Chambers. Here is a synopsis of it! What a brilliant play! I was hooked from the … Continue reading Accolade for Les Vaches Dans Le Champ.
Let’s celebrate! The French national holiday of Bastille Day—celebrated each year on July 14, or le quatorze juillet - takes place on Wednesday. As Covid restrictions are being lifted, we are looking forward to enjoying some social and emotional freedom. To mark the day, we shall show again the 2020 Napoleon video celebrating Bastille Day. … Continue reading Le Quatorze de Juillet. Bastille Day!
June 10th sees the anniversary of the tragedy of Oradour Sur Glane. 77 years ago the tranquil town of Oradour Sur Glane in South West France was the victim of a terrible massacre by the Nazis. 642 people, men, women and children were killed that day. For those that follow my blog you know that … Continue reading Oradour Sur Glane
May 26, 2021Edit May 27th sees the anniversary of Mary Ashford who died under mysterious circumstances in rural Warwickshire in 1817. The mystery has intrigued, baffled historians, writers and detectives for over 200 years. My book, ‘One Morning in May’ brings the case afresh seen through the eyes of Father Martin and Anglican priest who … Continue reading One Morning in May
Today the 8th of May sees the anniversary when Nazism was defeated in Europe. It is a day to both remember and celebrate. My mother was in London at the time and cycled from Hounslow with her friend, Tess to celebrate at Piccadilly Circus and then onto Buckingham Palace. Since that day there has been … Continue reading VE Day. Lest We Forget.
Tales Yet to be Told. Sutton Coldfield Amnesty International Group is producing an event - Voices for Change – on Friday 30th April 8.00pm an entertaining and thought-provoking evening of storytelling, poetry and music. A stellar line-up is planned including Birmingham Poet Laureate Casey Bailey and playwright, author and actor Patrick Hayes At ‘Voices for change’, … Continue reading Tales yet to be told
Bonjour mes amis, Easter Sunday tomorrow! I hope you are all looking forward to it. Here is the link for Napoleon's latest video where he tries to give up chocolate for Lent! Was he successful? Tap the link to find out! Happy Easter, Joyeuses Pâques. https://youtu.be/792_xTSWTaQ