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The original Tricky Dicky

May 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

When it comes to character studies, one of the finest ever written is Shakespeare’s Richard III. Following Benedict Cumberbatch (The Hollow Crown) and Aneurin Barnard (The [...]

Ale’s well that ends well

May 14, 2019 // 0 Comments

Turning one’s passion into a career isn’t the easiest of paths to follow but it’s something that one Northamptonshire farmer’s son has achieved smoothly, thanks to a [...]

Mother lovin’ noodles

May 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

Let me show you what mountain bikers eat, I said to my daughter as we pootled around Northampton on our bikes at the weekend. That’s how we ended up at Mothers Wok and [...]

A casualty of lethal poverty

May 9, 2019 // 0 Comments

I went to a memorial service for someone I didn’t know. It was at All Saints in the centre of Northampton on a sunny Saturday afternoon. The restoration grandeur of [...]