Richardson in Zanderland

28 October 2012 // Richardson in Zanderland

John Richardson with words (and pictures) from the Eastern front: The Orchard Report This morning has dawned sluggishly and incredibly foggy in West Norfolk giving the orchard an overcoat of moisture and jewel-like spider’s webs. What a difference to the blue skies earlier in the Autumn when we were picking apples as well as the […]

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Congratulations Frank

27 October 2012 // Books

Year 3, St Johns RC school As we drank tea and read the newspaper this morning I was distracted from the sports pages by my wife’s pronouncement that Frank Cottrell Boyce talks good sense. Frank – whose early support for Caught by the River gave us immeasurable encouragement – has this week been awarded The […]

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The Music Book Reader Bulletin

27 October 2012 // Music Book Reader - Bulletin

by Andy Childs. WAGING HEAVY PEACE by Neil Young (Viking 502 pages, hardback). Of all the books written about Neil Young, Shakey by Jimmy McDonough is perhaps the most revealing, Johnny Rogan’s Neil Young : Zero To Sixty the most musically exhaustive, and Neil & Me by Scott Young and Being Young by Astrid Young […]

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Captain Scott and Dr Wilson

26 October 2012 // Books //Miscellany

by Gavin Francis There is thick church silence within the Scott Polar Research Institute in Cambridge, generally known as ‘SPRI’. The smells are of dust, floor polish and furniture wax, and the atmosphere is heavy with the imperial certainties of the Edwardian age. There is something of the religious about the way Captain Scott has […]

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An Antidote To Indifference Issue 4 – Brighton Launch Party Update

25 October 2012 // An Antidote To Indifference //Events

Jeff – just to bring you up to speed with the night we have planned in Brighton to mark the publication of the fourth issue of the Caught by the River magazine which as you know is a South Coast special. The evening is taking place in the bar of the Pelirocco hotel 7-11pm on […]

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