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It was 40 Years Ago Today……..The Jam

5pm, dinner’s early today on account of the fact that Paul and his Dad need to be in London by 7pm at the latest. Paul’s a bag of nerves, he can’t eat much. All day has been spent running through … Continue reading

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In The Bleak Midwinter

In 1845 Sir John Franklin mounted an expedition to chart and navigate the Northwest Passage. Potentially a source of glory not to mention financial rewards from trade if indeed the passage could be navigated. Unfortunately Franklin probably picked the worst … Continue reading

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‘Is She Really Going Out With Him’ ?

In early 1976 commentators were starting to use the term ‘Punk’ in relation to music being played with a certain amount of energy by men who were younger than we were accustomed to. Age was a critical factor, the ‘old … Continue reading

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