Patti Smith’s memoir of life in New York in the 1960’s and 70’s is book of the week on radio 4 this week; Episode 1 goes out on Monday, 1st of March, at 9.45am. Further info HERE. I wrote a few words on the book for the Heavenly blog last week. read it HERE.
Grace Maxwell is the partner of songwriter/musician, Edwyn Collins. Together they have a teenage son, William. In February 2005 Edwyn suffered two brain hemorrhages. He then went on to contract the MRSA bug whilst recovering in hospital. He was lucky to survive but everything changed. This is the story of them rebuilding their lives. It […]
Last year, Jeff, Andrew and myself sat out on the back stoop of the Dove doing our usual thing – drinking a few pints of foaming nut brown ale while concocting plans of what we could or should attempt next. We’ve always liked talking about beer. Liked drinking it a bit more than that if […]
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Winter Pike featuring Fred J Taylor and Richard Walker Listen to it as a CBTR podcast or download free from our itunes page. Review by John Andrews. until the last surviving thames professional roger wyndham-barnes untied his punt at shiplake and took anglers downstream to his favourite weirpool, the best thing to have come out […]