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retired a few years ago, this interview is lovely
Speaking about his retirement, Graham said: “I’m a bit emotional, but I’ll be all right and it’s time I moved on.
“I want to speak up for the rights of disabled people and next year I’m going to go on a course to become a city tour guide.
“I would like to be an ambassador for Newcastle. And if the council want a town crier – then I’m their man.
“Every other council has a town crier but Newcastle. I would love to do it.”
It's like church bells and the Shipping Forecast, the ambient noise that makes Britain Great.
I can still remember all of the areas in order
Echo in Liverpool is my favourite.
they're worried about the future of their industry
so you need to give it something
Another reason they shouldn't have made it free.
In the absence of a copper I'm probably going to have to punch my manager.
Thanks a lot Verbal.
(Western Mail and Echo).
Evening Mail (Birmingham)
Quality thread :)
Oh Birmingham I miss you
(bolton evening news, now just the bolton news)
of 4 different publications blocking my way to the station this morning, all shouting their own unique slogan into thin air.
Mental, really. I should move to the country.
and i aint see no reason a change it
i reckon cause it's harder to enunciate all of the syllables and they're just shouting the same thing over and over all day
a bit like why the queen doesn't do proper waves
You have to have a bail of newspapers dropped on your head.
GET YER 'ERALD!!!