All the Fun of the Fair

"You see that girl?" "The one in purple on the Carousel?" Queried Arthur in a tone suggesting how he regarded the question. "No, I have been watching the Carousel for six minutes and have failed to notice her." "Alright Mr Grumpy," answered the young man. "I was merely going to ask how you know her." … Continue reading All the Fun of the Fair


Share Your World 7th August 2017

What was the last URL that you bookmarked or saved? On the whole I don't think I don't save or bookmark URLs, I tend to remember the links or know how to search for the websites anyway. Do you believe in the afterlife?  Reincarnation? Nopes, I believe once your number is up, your number is … Continue reading Share Your World 7th August 2017

Last Words

  During the late 90s and throughout the 00s some of the best Jazz wasn't coming from the USA or even mainland Europe, but in from the Scandinavian countries and without a doubt the grand masters of Scandinavia were the Swedish piano trio EST: the Esbjorn Svensson Trio. My first introduction to them was thanks … Continue reading Last Words

A Foggy Day on the Yorkshire Dales

Situation Vacant: An opportunity has opened up for a retired volunteer, preferably ex-military or ex-schoolmaster, to join duo of retired gentleman. The position requires leadership and discipline as well as a good level of physical fitness. A strong tolerance to obnoxious odours is advised but not required. Local knowledge of the era and contemporary history … Continue reading A Foggy Day on the Yorkshire Dales