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|In 2008 Exeter
become infamous, but not for the good. I was one of many who thought that the City would not suffer any menacing dangers from the likes of political terrorists and the suchlike. Luckily, this time anyway, the only person
injured was the perpetrator - a nutter from Plymouth.
Yes, one should never be complacent regarding this issue, but one has to question why someone with a history of mental illness, was known to the police for having involvements with activists, and was actually being watched, should have ever had the opportunity to construct nail bombs and carry them around freely. This particular incident, which appeared on the National News, occurred within the newly rebuilt Princesshay Shopping Centre.
If you resided in Exeter back in the 1959, in the world of black and white, Pedigree pushchairs, and toddler's with leather reigns, one might have caught a glimpse of yours truly posing beside the Blue Boy statue in Princesshay. As you can see, I am the original Blue Peter ! Also depicted here are (the now late) Mother, and my then one-year-old Brother, Ray.
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A casual acquaintance with Paul
Although I have resided in Exeter since the year dot, I did board at Totnes during 1967 ~ 1970, where I attended the King Edward VI Comprehensive School.
Whilst we are on the subject 'Totnes'
Sometimes Lady Luck shine down, and everything is wonderful in the garden.....
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