Evans Estyn

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“It involved young couples going to bed together, with certain precautions for chastity, up to and including boarded partitions, as a trial run for marriage.” Photograph: Getty Images

When we speak of “bundling” today, it usually refers to the sale in groups of computer products or services, typically including broadband.  But(...)

The Door Was Open And The House Was Dark is the title of the third-last poem in Human Chain. Seamus wrote it in memory of his dear friend David Hammon(...)

Clare cottage. “The Room was where we kept the family pictures, mainly. It tended to be cold unless there was a fire lit, which was seldom.”

In the house where I grew up, as in most country houses of the time, there was a room known only as “The Room”. Townies might have called it the “sitt(...)