Category Archives: Memories

Un-fair to Denham

For the first time in donkeys’ years, the traditional Whit fayre in Denham Village has been cancelled Continue reading

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Quiz: behind the scenes

My old family home, Wrango, was featured in the recent ITV series Quiz. Continue reading

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Celebrating Jerry’s life

On 20 July 70 people gathered to remember Jerry Pearlman, former Ramblers’ solicitor and member of the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority. Continue reading

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Benenden pageant 50 years on

Fifty years ago I was the Echyngham standard-bearer for the Benenden School pageant. Continue reading

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Dartington connection

Henry Moore’s Memorial Figure at Dartington is dedicated to Christopher Martin, a friend of my mother’s. Continue reading

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Fifty years of diary-keeping

I have kept a daily diary since fifty years ago today, 2 January 1969. Continue reading

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A Story for Mukti

On the late Barbara MacDonald’s 106th birthday I write about her daughter’s book of letters from her lover, Indian thespian Habib Tanvir. Continue reading

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