The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #115263   Message #2710196
Posted By: GUEST,Scrimnet
27-Aug-09 - 06:14 PM
Thread Name: Origin: Too Close to the Wind (Stuart Marson)
Subject: RE: Origin: Close to the Wind (Stuart Marson)
Stuart Marson was a local schoolteacher, and sang around the Northamptonshire folk clubs.

This song was written for a Radio Northampton song competition way back in the 1980s. Of course it won.

Last I heard some years ago he became quite ill. I know not how he is these days as I have moved away from The Shire