The Kicking Tree by Trevor StubbsFerguson's Gang: the maidens behind the masks

by Anna Hutton-North

Ferguson’s Gang – The Maidens behind the Masks is now available, telling the startling history of the women who hit the headlines in the 1930s when they began anonymously arriving at National Trust offices, dressed in masks and cloaks with sacks full of money to save historic properties.


Anna Hutton-North has been writing all of her life. She works as a marketing and communications specialist. 

As the winner of the Bauer Media short story at the age of 14, she has since regularly contributed articles to newspapers and trade press journals. She has also recently won The Stirling Cup awarded by HFWI. 

Anna lives in Hertfordshire with her husband and daughter, and an array of constantly visiting pets.

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