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Peter Skellern – co-performer of songs of gentle mockery

I was sorry to hear of Peter Skellern’s death. I knew of him only from his partnership with Richard Stilgoe. Together they wrote and performed wry, gently humorous songs with good tunes. This is not really about Skellern (there is … Continue reading

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Bring back the hobgoblin and foul fiend

The idea was to use this blog mainly as a place to drop things of interest as they passed by – things seen on my travels or picked up in the papers or on Twitter, plus photographs, quotations and the … Continue reading

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