John Martyn RIP

I’ve finished the basics of the (hopefully) temporary And Did Those Feet website, which you can access here.Hopefully I’ll be able to shift it over to this site once Richard the Web Genius emerges from his hibernation. Some very sad news yesterday; the...

John Martyn RIP

I’ve finished the basics of the (hopefully) temporary And Did Those Feet website, which you can access here.Hopefully I’ll be able to shift it over to this site once Richard the Web Genius emerges from his hibernation. Some very sad news yesterday; the...

Back'n'bad

Apologies for the short hiatus in updates. Fear not, it wasn’t the result of a ban resulting from an inappropriate phonecall to an octogenarian, rather technical issues that served only to confirm my long-held belief that the human race should have called it a...

Book of the Day. Well, yesterday.

A rather pleasant surprise yesterday – And Did Those Feet was the Irish Times’ Book of the Day. The review was written by a proper historian too, and after reading the first paragraph I read on from between my fingers and behind the sofa. As it turned out...

Money Money Moneygall

I gave my ticket to the bus driver. “Ahh,” he said, “you’re off to see oul’ Barack”. I wasn’t, however, heading for Washington, rather I was about to chug down the N7 to the village of Moneygall in County Offaly in the heart...