|The following sites were also
made by Jim Jarratt.
SWEEPING UP THE STREET - A
series of humourous essays on the day to day
realities of sweeping the streets of West
Yorkshire. They were originally published in the
Yorkshire Post - also general 'inside' comment
and photographs of members of Calderdale MBC's
Street Cleansing Department. Sing along to the
Street Sweepers Song (words & music provided).
Check it all out at
THE MAN FROM WIBSEY SLACK - Details of
songbooks, CDs, walking books and general info
appertaining to Jim Jarratt.. Check out the
"Yorkshire National Anthem ' and other
Yorkshire fare at
RAMBLES ROUND JUDY WOODS - Judy Woods is a large area of woodland to the south of Bradford, West Yorkshire.
This site, based on a booklet produced by Jim Jarratt for the local Youth Centre in 1983, explores the nature and the local history of the area
Check it out at www.jimjarratt.co.uk/walks/judywoods
WOODEN DOLLS - Autobiography of A.E. Jarratt. Annie E. Jarratt grew up at Featherstone in the Yorkshire Coalfield in the
1920s. Poverty and hardship forced her and her family to seek work in the booming textile mills of Bradford, where she was, after a brief sojourn in the Land Army,
to meet her future husband. This is her story ...Check it out at www.jimjarratt.co.uk/woodendolls"
THE PATHFINDER - The story of a journey, by Jim Jarratt & Mal Laws. The story of the folk rock epic that never was. In 1975 seven musicians set out to record The Pathfinder,
a folk/rock oddysey along an imaginary mystical 'ley line' across Northern England, loosely based on a real life journey on A. Wainwrights now famous 'Coast-to-Coast Walk'.
No-one at the time would have thought the 'journey' was to involve numerous setbacks, and would be 25 years in the making! This site is best appreciated with a full screen and your speakers switched ON!
Check it out at
IVORY TOWERS AND DRESSED STONES - Three walkers guides to the follies and rogue architecture of Northern England, this site is based on Jim Jarratts Cicerone Guidebooks.
Check it out at www.jimjarratt.co.uk/walks/follies
JANNOCK! - Songs, Dances and Romances of the Striding Dales. This is the support site for Jim Jarratt's CD of the same title.
It contains lyrics and anecdotal information along with 'Song of The Dale', an orchestrated MIDI sequence based on the songs and music featured in the album.
...Check it out at www.jimjarratt.co.uk/jannock
Jim Jarratt can be contacted directly at email@example.com