Typoretum: Banging Out – Fleet Street Remembered

“Banging Out” was a way of newspaper printers commemorating something special: a long-serving employee retiring or even the closure of the presses.  This short film, via. Typoretum, explains the tradition.

Source: Banging Out – Fleet Street Remembered. – A Blog about Typography, Letterpress and Printing History | News from Typoretum

Wayzgoose: 11 May

Louisa Hare’s Wayzgoose

My printing friend Louisa Hare is running a Wayzgoose at Chipping Campden Literary Festival.

11 May, 10am to 4pm at the Town Hall.