Welcome to the Website of Alan Burnett: writer, blogger, collector of old photographs, and devotee of all things pointless and inconsequential.


Filling Up

Let’s travel back in time. It was the mid 1960s and I was earning a little extra money whilst still at school by working in the local petrol station in … Continue reading Filling Up


Forcing forward in the spirit of liberty or getting bogged down in the mud of history: today’s calendar image dates back to 1982 and the Yorkshire Miners’ Gala Parade in … Continue reading Liberty

Faded Memories Of Elland

Two of my old photographs of Elland – taken in the 1970s – and a new interpretation which forms my daily desktop calendar image.


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