The Cactus Blossoms 17:01:2017

Poole Rhythm & Roots, Victoria School, Branksome A chilly night in a school hall just off the main drag between Bournemouth and Poole – probably not the stuff of dreams for the first night of their first European tour, but if The Cactus Blossoms are as warmly received every night they’ll be itching to come Read More…

Sir Simon Campbell, accidental chemist

Looking out across the expanse of Poole Bay from the sun lounge of his Branksome home, the uninterrupted view seems a very long way from Fort Dunlop in Birmingham where Sir Simon Campbell started his working life in the late 1950s. Knighted earlier this year for services to chemistry, Sir Simon is best known for Read More…