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The Toffs in the Towerblock By Ron Windward
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Set in Bridgeton, Glasgow in 1968. The Toffs in the Towerblock continues the story of the posh Nairn family who originally hail from the affluent West End of Glasgow. After losing all their money,... More > they now live in a room and kitchen tenement flat in Heron St Bridgeton. The story begins a few months before the Nairn’s move to their new high rise flat in Ruby Street. There are laughs galore as they attend their first tenement house party. Also, follow young Rupert as he takes part in a grudge game of ‘Rounders’, visits Sir William Arrol steelworks in Nuneaton St and has a hilarious visit to a Glasgow barbers shop. The sights and sounds of life in the tenements of 1968 Glasgow are affectionately remembered as the posh Nairn’s continue the struggle to adapt to their new lives. There are laughs, tears and tantrums once again as all the regulars return in this funny and heart-warming tale of tenement life.< Less
The Toffs in the Towerblock By Ron Windward
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Set in Bridgeton, Glasgow in 1968. The Toffs in the Towerblock continues the story of the posh Nairn family who originally hail from the affluent West End of Glasgow. After losing all their money,... More > they now live in a room and kitchen tenement flat in Heron St Bridgeton. The story begins a few months before the Nairn’s move to their new high rise flat in Ruby Street. There are laughs galore as they attend their first tenement house party. Also, follow young Rupert as he takes part in a grudge game of ‘Rounders’, visits Sir William Arrol steelworks in Nuneaton St and has a hilarious visit to a Glasgow barbers shop. The sights and sounds of life in the tenements of 1968 Glasgow are affectionately remembered as the posh Nairn’s continue the struggle to adapt to their new lives. There are laughs, tears and tantrums once again as all the regulars return in this funny and heart-warming tale of tenement life.< Less
The Toffs in the Tenement By Ron Windward
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The new book by Glasgow author Ron Windward that's ' The talk a' ra steamie' The story of a family from the affluent West end of Glasgow in 1968 who lose all their money and get the shock of their... More > posh lives when they end up living in a single end tenement flat in Heron St,Bridgeton. This fish out of water tale is funny, uplifting and ultimately a feel good tale of friendship and family in times of severe poverty.< Less