Caught By The Reaper – Al Wilson

24 April 2008 // Remembrance

Al Wilson, June 19, 1939 – April 21, 2008 thank you Al, for one of the greatest 45’s of all time; but that’s not the whole story. Kent recently reissued his “Searching For The Dolphins” album. It’s a real class record and has been a secret far too long. Produced by Johhny Rivers arranged by […]

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cuckoo spit & dripping yarns

23 April 2008 // Arcadia

ja was beginning to despair of a despatch from your sector. lines down, snipers, pickpockets, village hooligans. it must be rough up highgate. thank christmas for the hampstead ponds, their toothless pike and broken perch, ladies of the silt, cutpurse carp who once saw katherine mansfield, and landlocked eels who were there before betjeman. i […]

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Antique Tackle Observer

23 April 2008 // Caught By...

antique tackle observer

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the national vintage tackle fair

23 April 2008 // Caught By...

ladies and gents thanks very much to you all for the editorial support which you gave to the national vintage fishing tackle fair which took place at the abbey stadium on sunday. the fair was a great success with a strong public turn-out which included 84 year old lloyd brookes who had fished for redditch […]

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vapour trails

23 April 2008 // Arcadia

dp the nearest blue plaque to here belongs to the memory of john betjeman who lived up the hill in a yellow stuccoed villa. he who saw the screens in hospitals like the kent and sussex in bluebell vistas and heard the bang of the coffin nail in the peal of a church bell. everything […]

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