Barnsley Policeman Bill Harber, dies at 86.

Barnsley Policeman Bill Harber, famous locally for his distinctive moustache, has died at the age of 86. A traffic policeman, who became famous in Barnsley after decades of directing traffic through the town. He featured in Dave Cherry’s song about the “useless” Stairfoot roundabout. Mr Harber’s friends and family described him as an “absolute gentleman” and “a legend”.

More info: BBC

 

 

Posted by John Angerson, Tuesday 13 June 2017

‘Story behind the Image’ – Journalist Magazine, April 2017.

Posted by John Angerson, Friday 28 April 2017

National Media Musuem ‘Lates’ Campaign.

For one night only, four times a year, The National Science and Media musuem will work with scientists and artists from all over the UK to bring brilliant minds together, creating a night out unlike any other. ‘Lates’ events are upbeat and energetic from live experiments to exclusive talks.

Image – Batley Frontier Club formerly Batley Variety Club.

Photograph – John Angerson

Design – B&W Studio

 

Posted by John Angerson, Friday 24 March 2017