Month: July 2003

Films

Bob Hope dies

Bob Hope’s died....

TV

Blake’s 7

Blakes 7 to come back according to it’s website. With my finger on the pulse, I heard about this the other day, but forgot to mention...

Sport

Five In A Row

Armstrong did it. Well, after Saturday, it was no surprise. The green jersey was won and lost on the line, and overall the centenial Tour...

Films

Love Again

This great TV film told me more than I’d previously known about the life of Philip Larkin. Granted, that I didn’t know anything...

TV

The Way We Live Now

Back in the autumn of 2001, this was the big BBC costume drama, and for reasons I don’t quite recall now, I missed it. It’s...

Books

Enduring Love

Enduring Love is the third Ian McEwan novel I’ve read. The first was the very poor Booker winning Amsterdam, which was more of a...

Sport

Armstong’s Nearly There

Well this year’s Tour has been superb, and it was all set up for this afternoon’s time trial with Jan Ullrich chasing a lead of...

Politics

Gerald Kaufman

I know that they do it on purpose, but today’s Broadcast (no direct link to the story since they’re subscription only) has a...

Sport

Football on TV

I must admit to being truly fascinated by the ongoing televised Premiership football wranglings. Here’s where we stand at the moment....

Books

Reversible Errors

I’ve only ever read one previous Scott Turow novel – Presumed Innocent which of course was made into a Harrison Ford film. I...