More Thrills than Skills – A Half-life in Journalism, Part Eight

Over the next few weeks, is to publish, each weekday, extracts from the memoirs of Scottish war correspondent, Paul Harris. ‘More Thrills than Skills: A Half-life in Journalism’, is being scheduled for publication next year.

The IBS was the creation of Thomason and his wife, Berthe Beydals, and was run from a small, upper-floor flat in the pleasant provincial town of Bussum. Our encounter in Bussum would lead, however, to my own entr