"Tony Gadd Has a Unique Voice..."

An only child born in 1962. A Seaham harbour lad.
Tony spent his early years on the beach at Seaham, playing in the grounds of Bryon’s Seaham Hall and eating marmalade or marmite on toast with his parents landlady, Mrs. Simpson…

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When not performing, Tony is writing or promoting poetry through poetry evenings and seminiars such as the Gong Fu Poets evenings hosted at Ushaw Estate, Durham.

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Tony is fond of the outdoors and can often be found walking the family's two labradors. On his travels, he takes a lot of photos!

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Tony loves collecting, sorting, analysing, writing about and photographing pebbles.
The Pebble Appreciation Society is coming soon...

The Pebble Appreciation Society