Signs Of The Times

by | Jun 28, 2012 | Uncategorized

Something strange seems to have happened to footballers’ autographs. I wish I still had my autograph book. It was packed with the signatures of just about every Charlton player whose time at The Valley straddled the seventies and eighties, many of them several times...

Making Eye Contact With Clive James

I once made eye contact with Clive James. It was the summer of 1996 in London – the day of the England v Germany semi-final as it happens – and I was at the launch of a friend’s art degree show, not knowing anyone and feeling particularly thick at not...