A Selection from Dr Robin Gilbank
About the Author - Dr Robin Gilbank spent the first eighteen years of his life in Hunmanby and attended
Hunmanby County Primary School and Filey Secondary School. He has published a number of articles on local
history in Publications including The Dalesman, Around the Wolds and The Yorkshire Journal, and has worked
on two books about writers of the East Riding.
Dr Gilbank formerly taught at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. He is now a Lecturer in British Literature at
Northwest University, Xi’an, the People’s Republic of China, only a few miles from the site of the world famous