Simon Heywood

storyteller, songwriter, composer, folklorist

Ships, Pips and Chips

August, 2009

An excerpt from Tales from Darkest England, an evening of lesser-known stories from the dark side of the English storytelling tradition. Advisory: may contain extreme peril and violence, black dogs, dead moons, flying children, rose trees, Charles Dickens’ least favourite bedtime story, and a man from the Cambridgeshire drug squad.