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A Rock’n’Roll Brigadoon

In a little village somewhere north of Farnham, there is a magical place where, once a month, a rock’n’roll club of the type that disappeared from most places years ago emerges in an old village hall to transport people like me back to the places where we first discovered that an obsession with 1950s […]

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    Collecting – The Curse of the Anorak or Community Service?

Collecting – The Curse of the Anorak or Community Service?

Does collecting things as a hobby have any merit? As an inveterate amasser of ‘stuff’, I can certainly claim never to be short of something to insulate the loft with, but is there any point to it?

Frequently derided by those for whom it has no attraction, collecting – defined as the systematic seeking and […]