December 12 2013 Latest news:
ALMOST a century ago an American named Frederick R Barnard, presumably an advertising guru commenting on the effectiveness of graphics, declared that complex stories can be told with just a single still image, or that an image may prove the more influential.
BOTH involved transport, one at sea, the other on land. Both could have had dire consequences, including loss of life. Thankfully, nobody was hurt in either.
Once, long ago, it was one of Yarmouth’s most elegant roads, the home of gentry. Indeed, the French Consulate was among its properties, a indication of its prestige.