“A night of Irish music” is an immersive showcase of the vibrant and diverse world of Irish composition to honour the Northern Irish musician and musicologist Bob Gilmore, who died in January 2015. The concert takes places as part of “The world according to Bob”, a two-day event with performances and talks held at London’s City University and Cafe OTO.
James Bowen (with his street cat named Bob) the surprise publishing hit of 2012 - will appear at Saturday lunchtime, discussing his new book The World According to Bob , currently top of the Sunday Times best-seller list.
They say that the dog is man's best friend, but in the case of a homeless British man, it's a tabby cat that he credits with turning his life around. James Bowen first told the story of Bob, the street cat, in his 2012 book A Street Cat Named Bob. Now he's written a sequel The World According to Bob