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Love, Light and Peace

Though it was broadcast on BBC4 last Wednesday, it was only last night that I caught up with Spike Milligan: Love, Light and Peace, a beautiful ninety minute documentary about the late comedian and ex-Goon, which made much use of private photos, tapes and films made or collected by Milligan about his family and himself. 1,058 more words

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The Code - BBC 4

Gill and I caught up with this series we recorded, (thank you so much for this function Virgin Media!) From the very first episode we were hooked, gripping stuff some great performances by all these unknown Australians!(unknown to us anyway) nice job, thanks BBC 4

TV Review

Dr Kate Hodgson on BBC Radio 4 ‘In Our Time’, 23 October 2014

Along with Dr Tim Lockley (University of Warwick) and Dr Karen Salt (University of Aberdeen), Dr Kate Hodgson recently spoke on BBC Radio 4’s ‘In Our Time’ programme hosted by Lord Melvyn Bragg. 483 more words


Dancing through history with Lucy and Len

The always entertaining and informative Lucy Worsley has a new series on BBC4 tonight. This time she’s not on her own though, she is joined by Strictly judge Len Goodman to take us through an intimate history of dance and how dance reflects the history and moral attitudes of the time. 62 more words



It has been a while since I have done one of these. I have wanted to review a lot of things that have been on tele recently, but with lab write ups, presentations to produce and other University nonsense, I have struggled for time. 506 more words


Something Old, Something New - BBC4 Doc.

I was lent three DVDs by the perfume specialist I met, they are a three part BBC4 documentary on perfume. 322 more words


DVD Review: Detectorists

Starring: Mackenzie Crook, Toby Jones, Amy-Ffion Edwards
Director: Mackenzie Crook
Rating: 8/10

This new six-part comedy written, directed by and starring Mackenzie Crook (the thin one from… 482 more words