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  • Private Eye #1225: 'Richard Booth, the self-proclaimed King of Hay-on-Wye, is on the verge of being dethroned... Whereas he once drew a lot of welcome attention to Hay with his antics, such as declaring the town a independent republic with its own currency called the "Bootho", he now spends most of his time and effort denigrating the Welsh assembly as a force for evil.'

    December 12, 2008