Richard Benson

Month: November, 2013

My mum talking about Wellington boots

I was talking to my mum today, making sound files for the website for┬áThe Valley, which is a history of my mum’s family. She told me that her dad had never allowed her to have a pair of Wellingtons while she lived at home, because he thought they would be bad for her feet. As […]

Jazz tractors

I’m trying to write something about my interest in farm tractors for The Weeklings, and have been watching some old videos to get me in the mood. These opening titles from the Classic Farm Machinery Vol 2 DVD (Farming Press Videos, should you be interested) make me laugh because of the strange combination of moody […]