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The Annual BBC Berry Birthday Show

The annual BBC 4 “Berry Birthday” showing of the 1972  Stanley Dorman-produced  ” In Concert- Chuck Berry with Rockin’ Horse”  makes me realize why the Beeb has never licensed this performance out to general C.D. 312 more words

Michael Snow

Dear old Beeb flows through my veins

ALL it takes is to leave these shores for a few hours and you soon discover how great a part the BBC plays in your life. 587 more words

Columns 2015

Backing the Beeb

Waking up on the morning of the 8th May, I was calm and comfortable. It was the first night I’d slept in my bed for months, and for a few blissful seconds only the comparative heaven of rectangular pillows against square French ones, and the joy of waking up to birdsong instead of sirens, was on my mind. 842 more words


Chris Evans - Top Gear

Yes, it’s official, even after being dismissed only just recently by the man himself, Chris Evans is heading for the fast lane and taking over at Top Gear! 484 more words


wrangling dreams

I used to have such a great memory.

But now, there are things that fill up the space and interrupt the making of memories, or their recall. 339 more words


my girl, 18 months

Climbing into this giant chair is just one of the hundreds of things that Ailey insists on doing herself these days.

Her independence is both exciting and hilarious. 256 more words

motherhood is crazy-making

I’ve been a mother for 18 months, which really isn’t very long, in the scheme of things. But, considering that it’s the most full-time of jobs, that you’re never really off-duty, 18 months seems longer than it sounds. 377 more words