Scope and Content

Letters from 1972, relating to: some signed books by NCN which Doreen is planning to take to their relatives in Canada; a cutting of a review NCN found in one of these which he plans to keep; the value he places on seeing reviews of his own work; poems he is sending Doreen [probably his collection, A local habitation (1972)]; his recent activities, including a WEA day-school on the history of industrial Millom, and a reading at a convent school in Blackpool; a planned appearance on a BBC North East programme about the Cumberland coast; and Yvonne Nicholson's retirement from teaching.