Gypsies and Travellers: Who are they?

12 October 2021 Bill Lloyd 2

How are they defined? And why do we need to know? Text: Bill Lloyd.   Pictures: Brian Morgan Click here to download PDF document. There are so many twists and turns in the road which leads to a working definition of […]


One Horsepower: A long slow walk in the greenwood.

7 December 2020 Bill Lloyd 0

A beginner’s guide to logging with horses. Part technical manual, part environmentalist manifesto, part spiritual quest, this book traces Bill Lloyd’s path from the insulated comforts of a salaried position as an arts administrator into the world of forestry contracting […]

Stopping Places:

17 November 2021 Bill Lloyd 0

Rossendale to Appleby Fair, by road, in 1978 Note: this was written in 1978, and quite a bit has changed since then, with road-widening and development, but most of the stopping places are still there. A lot more areas fenced […]

Music and Culture – The case of George Lloyd

25 June 2018 Bill Lloyd 0

This article is a response to Professor John Kersey’s observations on the effect of Universities and modernist academics on Western art music.  Link here:   Kersey’s text provides several missing pieces to a jigsaw puzzle. The puzzle concerns an explanation […]

Jordan Peterson – arguments and motivation

25 June 2018 Bill Lloyd 0

Professor Jordan Peterson – a summary of his arguments and a personal view of what motivates this polarising force.    (Warning: 5000 words! )   Introduction: I make no claim to originality in this article. It has been condensed from, […]

Walter Lloyd – Funeral Photographs

31 January 2018 Bill Lloyd 1

Photographer Amy Bateman was asked by the family to make a record of Walter LLoyd’s funeral, and these are some of her pictures.  Please browse the gallery. The gallery may take a minute to load, as there are 111 images. […]