Billy Bragg, the Bard of Barking, has asked to contribute to Help for Heroes, and getting some well-deserved R& R for the people that need it the most, etc. by donating some autographed swag to the auctions board. So for your bidding pleasure, from Olâ Big Nose himself: One autographed hardcover copy of his first book, about English nationality and identity, âThe Progressive Patriot.â The Tankie, for one, found it a great read. And the Telegraph said: âAnother musician-turned-writer who successfully transports you to another England is Billy Bragg, the eponymous Progressive Patriot of his part-memoir, part-rant, part-history of the Anglo-Saxon raceâ¦Whatever your views, there is much to be inspired by here, and much you will want to rant right back at.â Book info here... All proceeds go to Help for Heroesâ¦so you know the drill! Bidding will end Friday, 30 May at 00:00.