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Paddington and Walker Evans

I spent a delightful morning in Paddington’s London, followed by an afternoon of modern art and photography at the San Francisco MOMA. Both offer a welcome respite from the ugliness of Trump’s America. 636 more words


There is nothing like a Dame

BBC Two will celebrate Dames Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Joan Plowright and Eileen Atkins in a one-off programme later this year. 81 more words


Last Chance Harvey

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Last Chance Harvey


Joel Hopkins


  • Dustin Hoffman as Harvey Shine
  • Emma Thompson as Kate Walker
  • Eileen Atkins as Maggie Walker
  • James Brolin as Brian…
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Movie Reviews

The Vision (DVD)

Dirk Bogarde, Lee Remick and Eileen Atkins head an outstanding cast in this stunning drama from the creative team behind Shadowlands. Originally screened as part of BBC2’s acclaimed… 129 more words


Reading aloud - pain and pleasure

Reading our own work aloud to ourselves is one of the pieces of advice handed out by creative writing tutors. At the proof-reading stage it’s an efficient way of picking up errors because it slows us down and reveals the camouflaged nasties that get missed by the skimming eye. 277 more words