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Producer of 'The Nation' hits back at "interference" allegations over 'Campbell Live'

Current affairs programme producer, Tim Watkin, has vigorously denied any outside interference in his weekend show,  ‘The Nation‘ .

In an email, to this blogger, dated 18 April, Tim asserted his editorial independence, 2,806 more words

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The Curious World of the Main Stream Media

Q+ A and The Nation

The biggest news story of the week broke on  Thursday, 9 April, with Mediaworks revealing to a stunned public  that ‘ 2,050 more words

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Film review: Far From The Madding Crowd

I could pick holes bigger than a haystack in Thomas Vinterberg’s reboot of Far From the Madding Crowd, but that would be churlish when I enjoyed it so much. 676 more words


Doctor Zhivago (1965, David Lean)

If the term (or is that genre?) ‘epic’ required an accompanying picture to go with a definition you’d be hard pressed to find a more appropriate one than of David Lean’s face. 379 more words

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

John Gielgud, actor director & producer (1904-2000)

Lee Tracy, actor (1898-1968)
Valerie Hobson, actress (1917-1998)
Rod Steiger, actor (1925-2002)
Gloria Jean, actress & singer (1926- )
Julie Christie, actress (1941- )

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

April 14 in history

43 BC  Battle of Forum Gallorum: Mark Antony, besieging Julius Caesar’s assassin Decimus Junius Brutus in Mutina, defeated the forces of the consul Pansa, who was killed. 829 more words