Nic Nieman was born in London shortly before the outbreak of World War 2. He spent his childhood and academic years in Essex before moving to South Africa, working as a Project Planner in the building of power stations and then working up to a position of Project Manager in the Petrochemical Industry. From this, he went on to install various company systems as a contractor in the engineering field. He returned to London, where he lived for eight years before settling in Durham.
This story, set in the North East of England, is based on the myths and legends of the region that are still held with great pride in the hearts of the people.
A man metal-detecting for treasure in the countryside, another who has just lost his family in a tragic incident, a student who has drowne...