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Photo Archive- The day Frank Sidebottom came to Liverpool for an hour.

Tidying under your bed can be either terribly upsetting or very refreshing depending on what you may find under there. Amongst 45 hair bobbles, a foot thick film of dust and various other unmentionables, my old suitcase filled with photographs started to appear. 
Going through them was also terribly upsetting as nobody told me at age 20 it was OK to wear a branded t shirt that said 'Hussy' on it. Cheers for that. I should have known better.

Anyway.. in the recesses of a Foto Processing packet were some photographs that I had long since forgotten about and the day itself. 
They were all about the time a normal shopping trip to Liverpool turned into a one hour show in the street from Frank Sidebottom.
My vague recollections of it were that my dad, sister and I were walking down Parker Street to Church Street from the car park. There used to be a circular plinth in the middle leading down and up into Church Street and each year it is where the Christmas tree still stands.
There was a …

Free Stuff for Kids-No.8 Cultivating Cacti.

It is very trendy these days to be a person who likes lots of plants. I also like plants but I don't go on about it as I keep my plant life private. Also my age shows that I still use the word trendy.
I have had to cheat again with this letter as I really don't think Miss W E Dunn will be living at 43 Dewar Drive, Sheffield anymore. So I have written to the big guns of The British Cacti and Succulent Society. Our reference is a man called Eddy and Eddy is the Cactus king.



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