27 December 1971 is a significant date to me. Now I know that you are all sitting on the edge of your seats, open mouthed in anticipation of the momentous…

Read More It must be my age…

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I woke up this morning (cue crashing blues chords) and through the mists of sleep, having reached out for the comforting background noise of Radio 5 Live, slowly wondered if…

Read More Hold on, what decade is it?

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Will I NEVER learn?! If anyone’s bothered to read the first of these missives they will have learnt that I am a voracious reader…whilst I have preferred authors and genres,…

Read More Biographies and deaths…

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I resolve to keep my temper next time some simpering half-wit asks me what my resolutions are. For what is only the second time ever since the age of 15…

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View from the kitchen As a Milligan devotee, it is so tempting to say, a small, fenced yard area, some bushes and the elegant back gardens of the surrounding houses…

Read More New beginnings…

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