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August Favourites 2015

Film: The Breakfast Club (1985)

I think it’s a rite of passage for every teen/young adult that they must have seen The Breakfast Club at least once before they go off into the world of university and job hunting. 260 more words

Film & TV

Don't privatise BBC2

Letter to Daily Express 28/8/15

When we talk of BBC, we usually think of BBC1

There, we’ve lost Newsnight to a Luvvies gabfest show.

Breakfast News has become a chat show plugging theatre productions, various artistes and charity sponsored cause célèbre. 198 more words


Great British Bake Off 2015 - Week 3 - Bread

Oh, I love bread. When the subject of bread comes up I feel like that bloke on The Fast Show: ‘Int bread brilliant? Y’know, it’s all bready and that, and you can toast it, or have it with jam, or with cheese, and you can get them loaves that look like little fat women with buns on their ‘eads, or long ones what look like weapons, light sabres and stuff, and they all taste brilliant!’ 1,081 more words

War and Peace first look

(Featured image credit: BBC via EW)

Back in January we reported that Gillian Anderson would star as Anna Pavlovna in BBC’s newest adaptation of War and Peace… 173 more words


Songs of Praise

Lindsey joined the Songs of Praise team on BBC1 to present a special feature about one of her favourite birds – the swift.

Swifts are summertime visitors to the UK and spend most of their lives on the wing. 46 more words


Game Show Memories - Through The Keyhole.

Through The Keyhole (ITV, 1987-1995, 2013-present, Sky One, 1996, BBC1, 1997-2006, BBC2, 2007-2008)

This show is more in the area of celebrity panel game than straightforward game show, but… 535 more words

Game Show Memories - Four Square.

Four Square (BBC1, 1988-1991)

This was another enjoyable BBC daytime game show that usually appeared in the post-Neighbours slot in the late-80s/early-90s. The first series was actually hosted by… 438 more words