New Jack Catchpool book
We’re giving away five copies of Duncan M Simpson’s comprehensive new book about Jack Catchpool, a pivotal figure in the early days of YHA. Youth Hostel Pioneer: Peace, Travels, Adventure and the Life of Jack Catchpool looks at the international influence of a man who left a remarkable impact on the world of youth hostelling. The book also includes a foreword from YHA Chief Executive James Blake.
To be in with a chance of winning a copy, simply answer the following question.
Jack Catchpool was YHA’s first national secretary. His appointment, and YHA’s formation, came about after seven friends from Liverpool made a hostelling trip to which European country? (The feature on pages 16 and 17 might provide a helping hand.)
Answers to [email protected] by 1st March 2021.