The Beatles Live at De Montfort Hall in Leicester, U.K. 1st December 1963

This is a re-post of Catherine Turnell’s blog about the Beatles in Leicester U.K. The original can be found here http://leicestershirelalala.com/the-beatles-at-de-montfort-hall-in-leicester/ The Beatles played at De Montfort Hall three times. Sunday, … Continue reading The Beatles Live at De Montfort Hall in Leicester, U.K. 1st December 1963

Trip to Liverpool

Well, I spent Wednesday to Friday last week in Liverpool staying with my old school friend Nev, and what a fascinating place it is. Apart from visiting the International Slavery … Continue reading Trip to Liverpool

The Decline of the 1960s Counterculture and the Rise of Thatcherism

In the past few weeks I have been reading widely about the 1960s Counterculture both here and in America. This interest was inspired by two things. Writing an account of … Continue reading The Decline of the 1960s Counterculture and the Rise of Thatcherism