Tagged with Mark Clifford

Sarum Books

UKCBD Blog Keep up to date with a free RSS or Email subscription: RSS Email   Christian Marketplace Mark Clifford, whose redundancy from Sarum College Bookshop was reported here last month, has spoken to Christian Marketplace about his plans for a return to bookselling in Salisbury: Clifford told Christian Marketplace that he had secured premises in … Continue reading

Phoenix Rising

With the near-total collapse of the former SPCK/St Stephen the Great Bookshops under the auspices of brothers Phil & Mark Brewer and with Sarum College Bookshop in meltdown — or not, depending on your point of view — it would be easy to become despondent over the state of Christian bookselling here in the UK. Is … Continue reading

Sarum College Remains Upbeat about Bookshop Future

Despite having made their bookshop manager, Mark Clifford, redundant — as reported here yesterday — Sarum College remains upbeat about the bookshop’s future. In a press release issued just a few hours after yesterday’s post, the College outlines their hopes and vision for the shop under the new management of the College librarian, Jenny Monds … Continue reading

Sarum College Bookshop in Meltdown

Mark Clifford, Chairman of the Booksellers Association’s Christian Booksellers Group, (pictured right) has been made redundant in what can only be described as a bizarre cost-cutting exercise by Sarum College, where he has served as Bookshop Manager for the past three years. As I write there is no mention of Mark’s dismissal on the Sarum College … Continue reading