Monthly Archives: September 2008

For your consideration – The Writer’s Table

Waterstones is running a venture known as The Writer’s Table where a writer chooses 40 books.  The first list was from Sebastian Faulks and the new list is from Philip Pullman and available here – and what a fascinating list.  With le … Continue reading

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2 plus 2 equals 5

Today’s TV news.  As of tomorrow Channel 4 and E4 to resume normal programming – ie endless repeats of Friends. If it wasn’t for Jon Ronson, the odd Tony Marchant drama, and the occasional Michael Powell season I’d have given up on … Continue reading

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For your consideration

If you are near a Borders the most recent clearance sale involves three cracking offers: the whole Of Vic Reeve’s Big Night OUt for £3.99.  Thrill to Les, What’s on the end of you stick Vic, and the rest. Five Days … Continue reading

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Football news

Like me you’ve probably watched Escape to Victory and marvelled at John Wark’s performance alongside Ossie and Pele.  So caught up in the fleeting glimpses of Ipswich Town stars (hang on there’s Russell Osman) and wondering how The Lawgiver from Battle for … Continue reading

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