as all them ‘Obbits, came this.
Graham Laker sent it in – it was attended by a considerable Pompey contingent and some can even remember it.
“Here’s a pic of a (small) poster on display in Monty’s barber shop (‘Melmont’) in Albert Road – there must be a thing with barbers and festival posters. Also, I note the Grosvenor Casino (formerly the old ‘Kimbells Ballroom’ and first venue of ‘The Cage’) has cashed in its chips for the last time. I just hope it doesn’t become another hideous block of flats or a ‘Tesco’ and we lose all that fabulous 1930’s interior – even a ‘Wetherspoons’ would be preferable.”
He also asked about the Beaulieu festival goers pic of last week. It includes Colin Wood (Renegades, J Crow Combo) but I’m not sure about the others. If he’s looking in, he can tell us.
JR sent a bird’s eye view of the same event