Tag Archives: Alistair Pearson

Music, Dance, & Beer: Doncaster Folk Festival

The latest in the occasional series “Arty Donny” takes in the 2015 Doncaster Folk Festival. I spoke to local musician Mick Jenkinson. Doncaster Folk Festival has been going awhile, now. Is it 10 years? I have been involved for four … Continue reading

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The Myth of Coping, the Lie of Perfection

“All you can do  is your best.” – Any parent, friend, health worker, etc., worth a damn My last blog was about how we’ve been sold a pup, about things like coping. Tell me, do you currently possess: 1) a … Continue reading

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Aardvarks, Coffee, and Rock ‘n Roll

“It’s something I always thought about when I came back to Doncaster,” says “The Notorious Aardvark Record Shop” proprietor Simon Saynor. “I thought: ‘Doncaster needs a proper record shop. Why don’t I do it? Every major town has an independent … Continue reading

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