Monthly Archives: October 2013

My Part in the Jimmy Savile Scandal

When I was a teenager in the 60s, I had a Saturday job in a Bradford department store, Busby’s, now demolished. The Saturday girls all used to line up at 8.45 to be directed to different parts of the store. … Continue reading

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A Brief Stay in Athens

In order to get back to Italy from our Greek island, we had to travel via Athens which turned out to be a revelation. Last time I was in Athens I was 18, and all I remembered was the crowded … Continue reading

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End of Season on a Greek island

Just returned from a week in a cottage on Skiathos, courtesy of a swap with my place in Italy. The weather was mixed, and when there’s no sunshine in a place like that, there’s nothing to do. A few observations… … Continue reading

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