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The Great Escape 2016 - Day Two: Friday


Fenne Lily at the Unitarian Church:

She seems nervous, but if she is then she’s also funny and engaging.

Her guitar picks up the ticking of her nails against the strings in quite a distracting way, but her voice is astonishingly lovely. 601 more words


German movie - YOU AND I - available on dvd

After breaking up with his girlfriend, Jonas (Eric Klotzsch) goes on a camping trip with his  gay British ex-flatmate. 47 more words

German Cinema

"Take your stinking paws off me, you damn dirty ape!"

From: Planet of the Apes (1968)

Genre: Movies

Who said it?: George Taylor

The story behind the quote: This week’s quote comes from the sci-fi classic, Planet of the Apes. 214 more words


The Moderate Soprano (Hampstead)

I will warn you in advance that this review is unlikely to be objective. I adore Glyndebourne opera in West Sussex and attend several times each summer. 700 more words

The Moderate Soprano

David Hare’s new play is about an art form I love and institution I loathe. The birth of Glyndeborne. It does come after a 26 day theatrical famine and a 36 day absence from London theatre, so perhaps that helped me enjoy it despite that – oh, and a brilliant performance from Roger Allam. 386 more words


South Side Six - Results and Photos

I was successful this year, at the first attempt of trying, to get a place in the, increasingly, popular South Side Six.  A local race, starting and finishing in Queens Park and running through five other parks in the south of Glasgow and East Renfrewshire. 268 more words

Race Report

You & I


(out of 5)

Jonas can hardly wait to pick up his best friend Philip from the airport, the two of them embarking on a road trip that will take them on rural German roads towards Jonas’s family’s country estate for some much needed catch-up time, reunited after the years they spent as roommates when Jonas lived in London.   167 more words

LGBT Cinema