By Ben McCormick One: Birth of the booze This year, I became a parent again. After months in the gestation and countless pounds spent in preparation, a new child entered the household in March this year. When I left the marital, family home a few years ago, I never imagined this would happen; not at […]
Bill Ryder-Jones has joined forces with the Manchester Camerata to mark their UpClose season with a live performance of his landmark 2012 solo album If (Domino Records) on Thursday October 9th at Manchester Cathedral as part of the Manchester Literature Festival.
Bob Fuller was born in Worksop and moved to Welbeck before finally settling in Chesterfield, where he captained the Chesterfield National team from 1951. In the 1927 Welbeck Charity Open at Clumber Park Lake he weighed in 50lbs in just two hours with his best redfin (roach) 1lb 10½ ounces. Bob’s recipe for success was […]
Photo: Ben Porter Words: Jon Gower One of the most poignant memorials on Enlli is a small promontory called Trwyn y Fynwent, or Graveyard Point, commemorating the place where a Trinity House supply boat was dashed and smashed against the rocks in November 1822, not long after the building of the lighthouse. Half a dozen […]