Day: November 29, 2017


With reference to Peter Batten’s reminiscence about ‘Stephane’ (Oct/Nov 2017), I, too, want to tell a little story about Stephane Grappelli. In 1979 I was on tour with a play, the leading lady of which was the amazing, vivacious, beautiful actress, Ingrid Pitt, (pictured) doyenne of Hammer Horror […]


With thanks to Robert Sells for sending us his poem. He says it’s the story of his life. . . Self Delusion In his search for the perfect woman much energy he burned, And many a maid who failed the grade  by him was judged and spurned,