Best Actor, Eddie Redmayne is in the new Thomas the Tank Engine

According to The TelegraphEddie Redmayne is the voice of the new Thomas the Tank Engine film playing an engine called Ryan.

Having recently won Best Actor at the Oscars on Sunday, Redmayne has been confirmed to be the star of the latest straight-to-DVD  174 more words

Eddie Redmayne voices character in next 'Thomas & Friends' feature

LOS ANGELES — The No. 1 blue engine is getting a new friend in Eddie Redmayne.

Fresh off an Oscar win for his portrayal of Stephen Hawking in… 225 more words

Entertainment

Headaches

Like many preschoolers, Emilia has mini obsessions that can last anywhere from a few days to a few months.  A book read on repeat.  The same television programme watched over and over. 273 more words

Austerity Britain: the way we were

V.E Day celebrations

I’ve embarked upon the history of my time.  David Kynaston’s Austerity Britain is the first in a planned history of post-war Britain that begins on VE Day in 1945 and will finally close in 1979 with the election of Margaret Thatcher.   5,260 more words

Books

The train wreck that is the Thomas the Tank Engine Table

Colorful book covers surround you at every turn, enticing you to crack open the spine and see what magic lies inside these children’s tales. A small stage where storytimes are held, entrancing children with tales of wonder. 403 more words

The Dorky Daddy

Thomas the Tank Engine cake

I did this cake for my good friend’s son Riley. He loves trains and fire engines so it was a toss up between those two ideas and Thomas won! 42 more words

Cakes

Pork and apple sausage rolls

Sausage rolls are an absolute favourite of ours. And these pork and apple ones are the best. I have really lovely memories of buying these as a treat for my eldest son and I when we lived in York in the UK when he was a wee toddler. 437 more words

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