Archive for January 2011

Tom Jones and remembering

Jan 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Personal Columns

The most modern tune to be so far played in the bar is The Village People’s ‘YMCA’.  When was that in the charts? 1978?

Tom Jones ‘It’s not unusual’ was played.  If it was possible to write an autobiography by reference to pop songs, then ‘It’s not unusual’ would find a place in the early pages of the story.  It comes from those days when there were shops at every corner and heading from the village of Long Sutton towards the garage on the main road to Huish Episcopi, just …