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Turned Out Nice Again: The Young Archaeologists Club Outing to Formby (17th May 2014)

It seems like a long time ago now but it is only a matter of a couple of weeks since I accompanied the Manchester Museum Young Archaeologists to Formby in Lancashire. 392 more words

Gallery Themes And Content

I'm the Ukulele Man - George Formby

Now I recently warned you that, as I was working my through a series of George Formby films, there may be a slight spike in Formby songs on this blog – and today I make good on that warning, as I introduce “I’m the Ukulele Man”, from 1940. 284 more words

Comedy & Easy Listening

Upcoming event - Formby Festival

Twitter: @FormbyFestival


Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th July 2014

Duke Street Park
Duke Street
L37 4AZ



The Barmaid at the Rose & Crown - George Formby

Introducing the next inductee to the “Comedy & Easy Listening” section, “The Barmaid at the Rose & Crown” – and it probably isn’t a surprise to anyone that it’s by George Formby. 205 more words

Comedy & Easy Listening

Miles of smiles in Southport

Coming back to the UK has been a bit of a shock to the system. So to lessen the shock, I’ve bought myself a UK road map, set aside some time in the diary and found myself a new travelling partner. 870 more words