Monthly Archives: April 2014

Uncle Patrick and The Age of Elegance

Uncle Patrick used to arrive at my grandparent’s house on a Lambretta scooter with Aunt Margaret riding pillion. If I knew they were going to be staying at the house my walk home from primary school would be more of … Continue reading

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Bullets Bombs and Ballot Boxes

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Rock N Roll and Mozart – the traders

A greater contrast between two partners you could not find in this business that bought and sold redundant stocks of consumer goods. One was rock ‘n roll with shoulder length hair, a penchant for designer jeans, Rolls Royces and mixing … Continue reading

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