Scarlet Ribbons Press coverage 2017

Press coverage for new edition of Scarlet Ribbons published by Jorvik Press 2017  

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Simon at Watendlath on nostalgic visit to the Lake District with Rosemary

Daily Mirror

Incredible story of priest who died of AIDs and the tough pit village who provided him comfort


Sunday on Radio 4 Interview with Ed Stourton

A priest with AIDS


Look North

Television interview including short excerpt from BBC documentary, Simon’s Cross (1995)  (He said he wasn’t…) 

Daily Telegraph. Article by Rosemary Bailey

My brother was the ‘priest with Aids’ – here’s how he turned a whole community around


The Independent

How a Yorkshire mining community supported their gay reverend with Aids in the 1990s.


Sheffield Star

Life of gay Sheffield priest who died from AIDS chronicled as moving book is re-published


Yorkshire Post


Halifax Courier



BBC Radio Ulster:  Sunday Sequence


Radio Sheffield with Steve Bailey

(Interviewed throughout the programme)