Re-turning some of this year’s Roamer pages during the season of happy returns
With Christmas drawing hastily nigh this is Roamer’s penultimate page prior to the New Year and amidst the annual deluge of happy returns I’m happily returning to some readers’ accounts shared here during 2017.
Irishman’s great crown robbery is top
of the list in the annals of historic heists
Various stories about the film star Errol Flynn have been recounted here during recent weeks and further details are added today about the Hollywood icon whose dad Theodore was a Professor in Queen’s University, and about Captain Blood, the movie role that made Flynn famous.
How Irish convict won Strictly Come Jigging contest on South Sea island
Ballycastle-man, travel writer and regular Roamer-contributor Mitchell Smyth is fascinated with the South Seas and the famous film and stage musical, based on James H. Michener’s book, that was set there - South Pacific.