Another World in Books

Libraries are community cohesion in action so it’s a pleasure to be writer in residence in the libraries of Royal Greenwich. This whole  borough  loves reading.   As trustee of  World Book Night , Read more [...]

Windrush Day in the festival spirit before the Supermoon.

It's a beautiful morning for a festival. I'll be in Greenwich  behind the Cutty Sark in the Mobile Library parked by The Whale in the grounds of The Naval College.  How many times in my life will I say Read more [...]

The Whale Transported to The Royal Naval College at Cutty Sark.

The Greenwich whale will  be  open to public view on  the lawns of the Royal Naval College where it will remain until 29 June as part of Greenwich Fair. Little known fact:  since fourteenth century Read more [...]

Imagination or Fact.

Imagination and fact. One persons memory of an event is hardly ever the same as anothers. Who’s right?  Is it through a moral framework that  fact is seen as more real than  imagination? Through a Read more [...]