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Jack Whitehall has got us going up not down in Evelyn Waugh's adaption of Decline and Fall!

This review is discussing Decline and fall, a three episode series based on a novel by Evelyn Waugh, shown on BBC 1.

My Thoughts

I was unsure of what to expect, but I thoroughly enjoyed the series. 387 more words


Evelyn Waugh drank here, often

For some pubs, ninety years is barely a snap of the fingers – they’ve been around a lot longer than that.  For the Bell at Aston Clinton, it might be an eternity for all that the casual visitor would know. 545 more words

Decline and Fall - Acorn DVD Review

When Paul Pennyfeather (Jack Whitehall) is expelled from Oxford through no fault of his own, he finds his employment options to be rather limited.  So he travels to Wales to take up a position as a teacher at a rather inferior public school, run by the intimidating Dr Fagan (David Suchet).  1,205 more words

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The Decline and Fall of Evelyn Waugh

The Decline and Fall of Evelyn Waugh

Evelyn Waugh (1903-1966) was an English writer of novels, biographies and travel books. His most famous works include the early satires  197 more words


Actor Tim Pigott-Smith dies aged 70 - BBC News

British actor Tim Pigott-Smith, who was best known for his Bafta-winning role in 1984 TV series The Jewel in the Crown, has died aged 70. 71 more words


Literary Chocolate!

At the birth of this blog I promised you chocolate.

And here it is.


News Flash

I was thrilled yesterday to find that the… 297 more words

TV And Film

Episode 1006: Too Big to Do Anything But Fail

“I’m Larry Chase. I’m Chris Collins’ partner, and as you know, Chris is Dr. Longworth’s lawyer.”

Angelique Collins is talking things over with an old friend, who’s been summoned by the candles of the seventh secret.

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