Here be Dragons: Barnet Soliloquy

April 21, 2015

The Road goes ever on and on Down from the door where it began. Now far ahead the Road has gone, And I must follow, if I can. J.R.R. Tolkien You know, I like the Romans. They were a tough bunch, not to be messed with. They liked to keep their solutions plain and simple

Here be Dragons: Barking and Dagenham (part 2)

April 1, 2015

On the silver screen I stumbled upon two productions while searching for “movies set in Barking” and it is interesting to compare one to the other. “Made in Dagenham” (now a cheesy West End musical) follows a bunch of female archetypes from the Ford automobile factory in the year 1968 going on an against-all-odds struggle […]