Tag: Romsey

Diary Of A Busker Day 626

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 626 Friday September 5th 2014 Romsey (1. Romsey Market, Time: 10:15-12:00, 2. Old bank doorway, Time: 12:25-12:43pm), Winchester (1. Opposite Vodafone, Time: 4:35-5:40pm, 2. Opposite Pavilion, Time: 5:55-6:45pm). It started off OK, although a bit slow. An old guy commented on my attire – ‘You don’t look like you’re bejeans (it sounded like that, anyway)’.… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 594

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 594 Friday July 18th 2014 Romsey (Romsey Market, Time: 10:15-12:25pm). I decided to do what Bertie said, and get out of town for a few hours: get back to Romsey where I haven’t been for ages… On arrival at Romsey Market, I said hello to Bertie and his mate, who also has a stall –… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 369

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 369 Friday May 17th Romsey market, Time: 11:25-12:55pm. What better way to start my 51st birthday than a spot of busking in a nearby picturesque market town? What better way indeed. I was actually thinking of coming here last Friday but it was raining, and, unlike in Winchester, with The Pentice bit, there’s no place… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 200

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 200 Friday February 24th 1. Romsey (market, Time: 10:20-1:30pm), 2 Winchester High Street (opposite Vodafone, Time: 5:30-6:25pm). A strange thing – although practically all my busking is done in Winchester, the “landmark” days (Days 1, 100 and 200) seem to be outside. However, I haven’t been here in Romsey since early December, so it’s about… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 175

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 175 Friday October 28th Romsey Market, Time: 10:25-12:00am, 12:50-2:05pm.        My 3rd trip to Romsey – it appears to be becoming a bi-monthly excursion. I remember the last time I was here – the general opinion amongst the market traders was that I would make double the money if I moved out a few feet,… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day 168

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 168 Friday October 14th Romsey (market, Time: 10:18-12:22, 2:05-3:05pm), Winchester High Street (1. opposite O2, Time: 4:10-5:10, 2. opposite Vodafone, Time: 5:20-6:10pm).        I return to Romsey – my second time. Before I start, I chat to Bertie the flower-seller. He’s been here since 5:30 this morning and because his van’s not big enough, he… Read more →

Diary Of A Busker Day ~ 116

TweetDiary Of A Busker Day 116 Saturday June 18th Winchester High Street (outside Debenhams, Time: 5:10-6:05pm.)         I never usually go busking on a Saturday, but after 23 years, today is Bertie the flower seller’s last day in Winchester – he’s taking his trade to Romsey, so I’ve come mainly to say goodbye. I’ve had to wait till quite late to come… Read more →