14 Dec 18

SONGS ‘Some Velvet Morning’ Lee Hazlewood & Nancy Sinatra, ‘Telstar’ The Tornados, ‘Bedlam’ Gallon Drunk, ‘The Gospel Singer’ Big Sexy Noise, ‘Give It Up’ Lee Dorsey, ‘Let’s Take It To The Stage’ Funkadelic, ‘The Gravedigger Song’ Mark Lanegan Band, ‘The Man With The Golden Arm’ Barry Adamson, ‘Yeh Yeh’ Georgie Fame, ‘Jack The Ripper’ Screaming […]

13 Dec 18
York Calling

A new club night called Funeral In Berlin makes its debut in Leeds on Sat 15th Dec 2018. The playlist will cater to aficionados of dark-wave, post-punk, synth pop and kosmiche past and present. The open launch night will also include live performances from local electro rock band They Called Him Zone and poet/author Joolz. […]

12 Dec 18
Friends of Wiveliscombe Library

The Town Council meeting on Monday 10 December had over 60 supporters of the library attend. The meeting lasted over three hours. At the beginning every single councillor expressed support for keeping the library open. Papers were not released before or during the meeting so there is no publically available definitive version of what was […]

10 Dec 18
The Bimbling Druid

The sun was getting low as I set off, driving along the M42 it was a pain in the ass as it was just lower than the sun visor, however as I was going down the M5 it was lighting up the Malvern hills giving them an off worldly look, the sky had a stunning […]

08 Dec 18
Friends of Wiveliscombe Library

A lot of people have asked about the legal advice that will be referred to in next Monday’s meeting of the Town Council. The Friends of Somerset Libraries have sent us a copy of the legal advice written by the Senior Solicitor at Somerset County Council regarding the powers of parish and town councils to […]

04 Dec 18
The life and times of a musical student (and a little more)

In small groups, during our lecture, we were asked to write and perform the first verse and a chorus, for a protest song we had devised – we had an hour to complete this task. We – Ryan Nicklin, Christopher Slemensek and myself – discussed emotive issues and focussed on one in particular: recent media […]

04 Dec 18
Friends of Wiveliscombe Library

We thought the November meeting of the Town Council was the crucial one to save the library.  Turns out we were wrong. On 12 November the Town Council agreed to submit a non-binding expression of interest (EOI) to the County Council to set up a Community Library Partnership (CLP). Read more here. The EOI was […]