The Last Caravan by A. E. Bestall
A colour illustration by Alfred Bestall showing a fantasy scene where a group of travellers are being spied on from woodland by a centaur and female imps. Alfred Bestall (1892-1986) is best-known as the artist who drew Rupert Bear for thirty years. Previous to this, Bestall produced more than forty colour illustrations for The Tatler as well as countless humorous line drawings and cartoon sketches.
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Champion goat at the Royal Cornwall Show
A championship goat and its keeper at the Royal Cornwall Agricultural Show, which takes place at the beginning of June each year, at Wadebridge in North Cornwall. The show lasts for three days and attracts approximately 120, 000 visitors, making it one of Cornwall's major tourist attractions. Date: 1986
© Mary Evans Picture Library/ANDREW BESLEY
Peter Adamson as Len Fairclough
Coronation Street Actor Peter Adamson as Len Fairclough (L), Pat Phoenix as Elsie Tanner (C) and Phillip Lowrie as her wayward son Dennis (R). * 19/01/02 Former Coronation Street actor Peter Adamson, who played romeo Len Fairclough, has died, it was revealed tonight. Mr Adamson, 72, died earlier this week nearly 20 years after he was sacked from the show following allegations that he indecently assaulted two young girls. The actor, best known for his on-screen affair with Elsie Tanner while married to wife Rita, died from advanced stomach cancer, the Sunday People reported. A Coronation Street spokesman said it had been informed of the death by his brother Clifford yesterday.