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Glad to be Gay

Until 1967 homosexual activity was illegal in Britain. That doesn’t really surprise me, it may as well have been illegal in the 70’s as far as the general public were concerned. I can’t imagine anyone at my school ever admitting … Continue reading

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My grandfather Russell, my mother’s father, was a typical old Norfolk ‘boy’. Dry as a stick he knew what he liked and he liked what he knew.Now he was In his 60’s he certainly wasn’t up for new experiences.He didn’t … Continue reading

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The Admissions Free.. Christmas 1974

Three years living in Germany had done little to prepare me got the horror of a British winter. I had had a taster when my mum my sister and me came to visit my grandparents one November. We stayed in … Continue reading

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