Heroic Links

I so hope these links keep working. They are the ones I promise in the Appendix of the book.

This first one is this look at the archeology and history of the Walton Basin.

http://www.rgreen.org.uk/Radnor.html

Here is the Procol Harum story, in three episodes

http://www.procolharum.com/young_cat-claude1.htm

http://www.procolharum.com/young_cat-claude++2+.htm

http://www.procolharum.com/young_cat-claude+33–s.htm

 

Here are a few magazine archives –

Click here for

OZ

http://ro.uow.edu.au/ozlondon/

International Times

http://www.internationaltimes.it/archive/

Spare Rib

https://journalarchives.jisc.ac.uk/britishlibrary/sparerib

Seed

https://craigsams.com/writings/seed-magazine/

And here is the hippie internet, The Whole Earth Catalog

http://www.wholeearth.com/index.php

 

This is the link to the Royal College of Psychiatrists on the dangers of cannabis

http://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/healthadvice/problemsanddisorders/cannabis.aspx

And this to the Cannabis Law Reform Group

https://www.clear-uk.org/

 

Here’s some useful information about squatting

https://www.squatter.org.uk/about-ass/

and here’s some information on why you should: ‘on the poverty of student life’

http://library.nothingness.org/articles/SI/en/display/4

 

You can still listen to Radio Caroline

http://www.radiocaroline.co.uk/#home.html

 

learn ecstatic dance

http://gurdjieff-movements.net/

 

throw the I Ching

https://www.ichingonline.net/

and visit Scott and Helen Nearing’s Good Life Center in Maine

http://goodlife.org/

(though it might be easier to get to the Centre for Alternative Technology, just on the other side of the Great Green Desert from us)

http://visit.cat.org.uk/

 

This is a joyous film of the Last Barsham Faire, from 1976

http://www.eafa.org.uk/catalogue/703

And then, six months later, the Pistols with Bill Grundy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0knFHyDD150

 

Here are two clips showing a little of the violence and intimidation that the Freaks and their allies were subjected to under Tory rule in the 1980’s, first Greenham – a differnt link from that published in the book, which is already broken

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TIXBJuwUcE

And this is Beanfield.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6LHizyCtakw

 

Freak up your utilities with Ecotricity…

https://www.ecotricity.co.uk/for-your-home

… and the Phone Co-Op!

https://www.thephone.coop/

Demand that all water companies be governed like Dwr Cymru!

http://www.dwrcymru.com/en/Company-Information/Glas-Cymru.aspx

 

Now football can be Freaky too

https://www.forestgreenroversfc.com/

 

Who can resist these two old scamps? Yes, it’s no-longer-extant hippie festival turn Your Dad at the Glastonbury Frost Fair on the Melodrome Stage in 2012. The stage was painted by Panit, who seems to be talking over me.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=5qqOuDHK0Go

 

This should get you onto the Hero for High Times Spotify playlist that I put together