Part of my small collection of vintage Ronald Searle cartoon books.
Over the course of three solo albums on the superlative Clay Pipe label, Jon Brooks has created music with a very distinct and affecting sense of place.
Spent part of the afternoon listening to this beautiful album. How To Get To Spring by Jon Brookes on on Clay Pipe Music.
The BBC has been getting loads of stick lately, some of it deserved, but I think their coverage of this has been pretty good. I think it’s been calm and useful and not at all sensational.
I’m all for being safe on the web but Firefox is starting to get a bit too snooty about which sites it will allow me to visit. I don’t need all the hand-holding.