Bundle of letters

Scope and Content

Letters dating from 1980, relating to: a bad attack of bronchitis NCN suffered in December; NCN's receipt of an Honorary Doctor of Letters degree from Liverpool University; a planned reading engagement at Wigton [Cumbria] in March; a busy schedule of autumn readings, including visits to Whitehaven, Urswick, London, Durham and Liverpool; Yvonne Nicholson's health problems; NCN's role as presenter of prizes for the Cumbria Best-Kept Village Competition in September; NCN's permanent removal from his attic bedroom in St George's Terrace to the sitting-room over the old shop; and a televised production of the Nutcracker ballet on which NCN comments.

Conditions Governing Access

The envelopes which belong with letters /1-2, /3 and /5 are closed to readers.