Bakelite

As a schoolboy I was never allowed to answer the telephone in our house when it rang, it was an adult only prerogative. Oh how I longed to be an adult and lift that heavy, beautifully modelled, Bakelite receiver. Plastics

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Chamber Music

We have just returned from a holiday on the Emerald Isle. A wonderful place which over the years has produced many wonderful things including Guinness and my gorgeous Irish wife, not necessarily in that order. Like many families the world

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