Listen: From Our Home Correspondent, BBC Radio 4, 19/05/2019

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‘In the latest programme of the monthly series, Mishal Husain introduces dispatches from journalists and writers around the United Kingdom that reflect the range of contemporary life in the country.

Martin Vennard in Saltburn reveals how surfing has improbably helped revive the fortunes of the once-proud Victorian resort on Tees-side; while Travis Elborough taps a surf music beat in Worthing where a 50 year-old musical phenomenon is garnering new fans.’

Listen here:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m00057q6

 

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Event: Talking about diaries with Anita Sethi, Thurs, 23rd May, 6.30 pm, West Library, Islington, Bridgeman Road, N1 1BD

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Free but to book a place see here

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/travis-elborough-in-conversation-with-anita-sethi-tickets-60248594167

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Picture: Page proofs of Atlas of Vanishing Places

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Out in September:

https://www.quartoknows.com/books/9781781318959/Atlas-of-Vanishing-Places.html

 

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Event: Robinson Crusoe at 300, 26th April, 7pm, The British Library

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Full details here:

https://www.bl.uk/events/robinson-crusoe-at-300

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Picture: Korean edition of J G Ballard’s Hello America featuring my piece ‘The Sage of Shepperton’

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April 15, 2019 · 4:04 pm

Pictures: Laugharne Weekend 2019 on stage with Annie Nightingale et al

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The Laugharne Weekend, 5-7th April

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I will be interviewing a few people at this year’s Laugharne Festival, more details here:

https://www.thelaugharneweekend.com

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