Timmy The Tug - rediscovered early children's story by Ted Hughes

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Timmy The Tug

Postwar London: art school graduate Jim Downer gives illustrations for a children's book to a friend he lives with, Ted Hughes, who promises to 'take a look'. The project seems to die, the friends move on. Now, more than 50 years later, the book - complete with Hughes's verse - is finally to be published. Alan Franks talks to the artist about this lost Hughes work, and the remarkable bohemian world that was their 18 Rugby Street home...

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