I spend time thinking of all those I've known and loved, many of whom are long departed from this increasingly hazardous world of ours.
Sometimes I look back at some of my earlier posts and it's good to be able to remind myself of a few things about 'old friends'.
A chap called Alan Parkes was a man I read about in "The Times" Diary column some years ago. He and I met after I wrote to him via the article in the newspaper above.
Here's the link to the post in question:
Hope it works OK.