Great British Scare Stories

Rabies Warning, 1980. Yashicamat 124G 6×6 camera, FP4 film.

Rabies poster on fisherman’s shed on the shore, 1980 trip to Cornwall with some fellow Trent Polytechnic photo students. Roger Beecroft was one of the younger and more dynamic college tutors, he had a cottage in the town near the bay and we stayed there for a week to explore and do some photography.

Rabies has come and gone several times in the public imagination, there is always something to worry about…