Weatherby

Weatherby

I suppose the caption for this photo should be ‘Johnson & Johnson’ as I’m in the delightful company of Milly Johnson, a proper writer who has sold two million books around the world.   We’re both speakers at the Weatherby Literary Lunch which kicks of the literary...
Lytham, St Annes

Lytham, St Annes

Another venue sans photo of me (and sans Carolyn).   The mystery tonight was whether we were in Lytham or in St.Annes. These two distinct places on the Lancashire coast have been spatchcocked together, much to the resentment of many of the residents.    The Lowther...
Lancaster

Lancaster

No photos of me in Lancaster, chiefly on account of the fact that Carolyn (who usually takes them) wasn’t with me. A feeble excuse I know. I’d have loved to provide a picture of the magnificent Grand Theatre. Built in the 19th century it has retained all it’s original...
Runcorn

Runcorn

‘Curiosity Books’ is the excellent independent bookshop that provided my titles at the Brindley Theatre in Runcorn.   In the audience were a trade union leader, a former Labour MP and a retired Branch Secretary from my old Union. Perfect participants for a night of...
Thame

Thame

I’ve been to Thame before because my eldest grandchild, Carmel, lives there with her boyfriend Max. We enjoy a lovely lunch at the Six Bells one of the many fabulous Inns and pubs in the town. We are staying at the Spreadeagle and before we leave Luise (on my left in...