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Fixtures in Time

On the evening of Friday December 9th, 1994, I was just about as happy as it was reasonably possible for me to be. I had finished filming my part as the Aztec High Priest on the sixth series of the … Continue reading

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Echoes of Blick Mead at Stonehenge?

I accept that in our enlightened age, with our limited attention spans, there are stern, Procrustean strictures in place even when it comes to writing about momentous discoveries in the Stonehenge landscape, but I still can’t help feeling that journalists … Continue reading

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Stonehenge and ‘Super Henge’ Durrington Walls

I long ago grew weary of the hyperbole in press releases dealing with new discoveries in the Stonehenge landscape, but the latest announcement by Professor Vince Gaffney seems to be genuinely momentous. It appears that the Stonehenge Hidden Landscapes Project … Continue reading

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[There is] No Rest [for the Wicked Ones]

For as long as I can remember, I’ve been a prolific writer and correspondent, while I’ve been an equally enthusiastic conversationalist and raconteur who, in the tradition of Samuel Johnson, loves to “have out his talk”. All these aspects of … Continue reading

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Cecil the Lion

At the age of 55, I may not be universally loved by all those who have met me and my life hasn’t been a bed of roses, but I feel blessed inasmuch as my feelings of self-worth and self-esteem are … Continue reading

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The Devil Rides Out

At some point in the early to mid-1970s, I had what I regard as the great good fortune to read Dennis Wheatley’s superb black magic novel The Devil Rides Out and it was a “watcher of the skies” moment for … Continue reading

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Katie Hopkins and the Prints of Darkness

Once more, Katie Hopkins has the internet in an uproar; once more, I fail to understand what all the fuss is about, but this time I’m going to write about it and explain why as best I can. The cause … Continue reading

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