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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

Shazam. The World’s Biggest Fan Network?

Creative Industry Hub Guest Post

I got to write a guest post on the music and fashion blog Creative Industry Hub about music. Here is a short snippet of my article. 75 more words