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My Life In TV: Part Seven

Another post and another batch of TV memories.  This is getting difficult to choose what programmes to feature and which to leave out.  I suppose, depending on how long I keep going with this, I could feature every programme I’ve ever seen but, relax, that isn’t going to happen.  1,282 more words

A Victoria Wood Joke

Everything was wonderful until some little bastard at school told my son that chips were vegetables.

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Victoria Wood's family have 'fallen out' over plans for a £30,000 statue of the comedy legend

Victoria Wood’s family have reportedly fallen out regarding the plans for a £30,000 life-sized statue of the comedian.

Dinnerladies star Victoria Wood died in April last year… 487 more words

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Recovery Mode

Woohoo! I’m in recovery! Raise the flags! I’m back!

Don’t worry, I’m exaggerating; I certainly haven’t been at death’s door and I didn’t even lose my appetite. 384 more words

Food

Alison's Party: Q&A: Alison Steadman: Alison Steadman's Top 5 TV characters

WHERE: BFI

WHEN: 5/1

It’s 40 years since Mike Leigh’s Abigail’s Party pricked a nation’s consciousness through a cheesy-pineapple skewer, we’re here with the Oscar-nominated director and much of the cast to celebrate the TV career of its star, Alison Steadman. 432 more words

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Reasons to be cheerful

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I thought about heading this post “Reasons to be cheerful in 2017” and leaving it blank. Sort of making a point about 2016 and saving me some effort at the same time. 1,587 more words

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