Tagged: Tony Maher

Stanfords confirms Long Acre departure

Travel and maps bookseller Stanfords has confirmed that its flagship London store is departing the Long Acre site in Covent Garden that it has occupied... Read more

Maher to leave Stanfords following clash over firm's future

Stanfords’ managing director Tony Maher is to leave the travel business in March after five years at the helm, following a clash with the company’s... Read more

Kassabova's Border wins travel book of the year

Ex-soldier and novelist Jan Morris CBE has been recognised for her outstanding contribution to travel writing by The Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards, while Kapka... Read more

Stanfords partners with TripFiction

Book and location matching website TripFiction is partnering with travel bookshop Stanfords. Read more

Stanfords returns profit for second time in 14 years

Stanfords has made a profit for the second time in 14 years after investing in its festival and awards and licensing its 163-year-old brand. Read more

Waterstones, Blackwell's and indies report Christmas sales rise

Waterstones, Blackwell’s, Stanfords and independent booksellers have all reported strong Christmas book sales, with titles such as Five on Brexit Island and the GCHQ Puzzle... Read more

Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards reveal categories

Booksellers and libraries across the UK and Ireland are being invited to participate in selecting the longlists for the second Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards,... Read more

Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards change schedule

From next year, the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards are to be held in February in order to coincide with the Stanfords Travel Writers Festival.... Read more

Bookshops report strong Christmas trade despite flooding

Bookshops are heralding strong Christmas trading, with retailers including Foyles and Waterstones reporting increased like-for-like sales despite the disruption caused by flooding and the threat... Read more

Retailers report Christmas promise

Booksellers are feeling bullish heading into the final frenzied days of selling before Christmas following a raft of “strong publishing” and sales tracking nearly 10%... Read more

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