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  A MATTER OF DEGREE                 ONE DEGREE OVER                     WHO GIVES A HOOT                  SHATTERED PRETENSIONS             SHEPHERD OF THE DOWNS

 2011  Matador  9781848766952            2018  New Generation 9781787197510    2014  New Generation 9781910266717               2015  Matador   9781784624774                          3rd Edition  2006  with CD

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A Matter of Degree and the sequel One Degree Over  are set in early 1970s in a fictional teacher training college in mid Wales. Humorous and dramatic exploits of Devon farmer's son, Robert Kiddecott and his folk-singing friend Jacob Moses.  “A ’Last of the Summer’s Wine for students in the 1970s” - Michael Jecks. Well written and amusing” -  Barry Goodman

Who Gives A Hoot  is a  collection of amusing and thought-provoking songs, poems  and short  stories. Original pen & ink cartoons by the late Julie Rudge

Shattered Pretensions  Two short stories in which the actions of a teacher have devastating consequences. Fragile:  A headmaster standing for election to parliament is  reluctant to answer allegations in the local  press concerning the disappearance of his wife many years earlier. Out Of This World: An extended role play exercise creates tensions which reach beyond the classroom, with catastrophic consequences for both the teacher and the students

Shepherd Of The Downs  Originally published by Worthing Museum in 1979, the third edition contains extra information about the songs which Michael Blann wrote down in his notebook over a lifetime as a shepherd on the South Downs. It also includes a CD of Colin performing some of the songs and tunes. 


Winkleigh Morris Collection 3rd Edition           -  New and adapted  Cotswold & Border style  dances 

Devonian Double Circle                 Exe Setter's Ball              Contrary  Contra          3 books of original folk dances