• The day Van Morrison remembered me - and impressed my girlfriend

    3 days ago - By The Guardian

    A chance encounter in a restaurant in Bath with Van the Man leads to a bizarre series of events for one fan, recalls Jon Bewley In 1994 I was travelling around the UK visiting various arts festivals with an eye to setting up a new arts organisation, the future Locus+ . At the Bath Festival , I was travelling alone. Not knowing the city, I chanced upon a small, out-of-the-way restaurant and during the meal I noticed to my great surprise that Van Morrison was eating there, too, with a companion. I was, and still am, an enormous fan of Van Morrison and had a momentary crisis of what I should...
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