Private detective? Secret identity? Take two cliches into the shower? ALWYN TURNER on Guy Boothby’s character Simon Crane.
An early George Robey/Sax Rohmer song, resuscitated for Hallowe’en by ALWYN TURNER.
Conan Doyle’s great science-fiction adventurer is celebrated by ALWYN TURNER.
ALWYN TURNER on Anna Sewell’s 1877 novel of good horses and bad masters.
An Edwardian song by Tom Woottwell, resuscitated for Hallowe’en.
An early George Formby classic, resuscitated for Hallowe’en.
ALWYN TURNER remembers Tony Blair, as we knew him at the start of his premiership.