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HERE AND NOW

Last updated: 05-01-2015
HERE AND NOW

Basic Information

Area:
  • Norwich, Norfolk, Uk
Category:
Music Columns
Opened/Closed:
1965 - UNDATED

The Here and Now column in the Eastern Evening News was the Norfolk regions first main source of local music news. It appeared on the 29th March 1965 with a small footnoot which read "This New Feature for teens and twenties will appear in the Eastern Evening News each Monday". The first main writer for the page was Tom Edwards who later becomes a disc jockey for pirate Radio station Radio City and later Radio Caroline. He was ably assisted by Andrew Garvey (Jazz Notes) and Frank Gordon (Folk Music)

The page did later feature fashion tips by Judy Smithies (67)(TOP TEN round up JAN68) and a TOP TEN pop-chart round-up by Jenny Belson (December 66 -

Discotheque Diary added November 66

 

COLUMNISTS

TOM EDWARDS - MARCH 1965 to JULY 1965 (replaced by Graham Griffith) 5 months

ANDREW HARVEY (Jazz Notes) - MARCH 1965 to

(After Tom Edwards leaves Andrew Harvey becomes a main contributor)

FRANK GORDON (Folk Music) - MARCH 1965 to APRIL 1966 (replaced by Sid Langley) 13 months

GRAHAM GRIFFITH - JULY 1965 to MAY 1966

CHARLES CATCHPOLE - (MAY 66)(AUG66)(APR67)(OCT67)           to NOVEMBER 1969

SID LANGLEY - APRIL 1966 to JUNE 1967 (OCT-NOV67) 14 months

DEXTER COLE - (APR67)

JIM TUDOR - JUNE 1967 to

PETER FRAZEN - ??? ?? to ??? 1975

COLIN BEVAN - NOVEMBER 1969 to ??? 1975

PAT WELLAND - NOVEMBER 1969 to

MICK DENNIS - ??? 1975 to ??? ??

BILL WOODCOCK - ??? 1975 to APRIL 1978 (replaced by Steve Hardy)

MALCOLM ROBERTSON - ??? ?? to JULY 1978 (replaced by Alan Edwards)

STEVE HARDY - APRIL 1978 to ??? ??

ALAN EDWARDS - JULY 1978 to MAY 1979 (replaced by Roger Duffield)

ROGER DUFFIELD - MAY 1979 to JULY 1979 (replaced by Peter Steward)

PETER STEWARD - JULY 1979 to ??? ??

JOHN MILES - ??? ?? to ??? ??

JO MALONE

COLIN CROSS

 

Contributions: Roderic Leigh May66/John Potter Aug66/Susan Hughes June66/