THE OUTLAW

TO REBUILD A DREAM ….

Fran and Nick are dear friends of mine, and would never ask for help, so Fran’s mother and the Outlaw, are doing it on their behalf. My daughter, Fran is the strongest, most intrepid, free spirited woman I know. She has always known her own mind and from a small child, has stubbornly stuck to it. She is warm hearted, generous and caring and would give you the coat off her back if you needed it. She is an artistically […]

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TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD….

What links the conquest of Mount Everest and the small town of Llangollen in north Wales? A faded entry from 1957 in the visitor’s book of the Chainbridge Hotel unlocks an amazing story in this, the 60th anniversary of the first successful Everest climb by an expedition led by John Hunt. John Hunt’s signature as a Chainbridge guest is very clear and dated October 15th, 1957. Above it is the name of Syd Wignall, who was the leader of the […]

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