Latitude 2009 – a top ten

  I like Latitude in that you can stock up on a lot of ideas, music, esoterica. Squirrel them away to be followed, in one way or another, or not at all, in the Autumn and Winter One Bishi with a live soundtrack for the extravagantly lush 1923 version of Salome. The film was produced […]

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I like Scarborough. Because there’s still a touch of the dowager about it – still hints of brio. I like Scarborough because when I was tiny we used to go to the East Coast resorts. Because of the way the sea crashes over the North Promenade. Because of the 50s cricket ground where Yorkshire CC […]

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The picture story of a visit to Zollverein – a massive disused Bauhaus coal mine and coking plant in the Rhur can be downloaded here

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