Bristol has a rich historical heritage dating back to the city's beginnings in Anglo-Saxon times. Lost Bristol is an exploration of Bristol's hidden past, its ways of life, legends, relationship with the sea and its role in English history. The book includes some of the more famous aspects of the city's past, as well as stories and information unknown even to most locals.
Victoria Coules was educated at Plymouth Polytechnic (BSc in Communications Engineering), Bristol University (Postgraduate Certificate of Education) and Bristol School of Art (Diploma in Foundation Studies Art and Design and HNC in Fine Art). She has worked as an engineer and a teacher and is now a freelance writer and producer.