Month: October 2009

Radio

One More Radio Drama

Here’s something that links the last two entries on this blog. Following The Power of Yes yesterday, and the radio I was mentioning,...

Radio, TV

Some Recent Radio (and TV)

Apologies in advance – just about everything I’m going to mention here is now beyond the iPlayer’s Listen Again window....

Theatre

The Power of Yes

David Hare is an angry playwright, and rightly so. The Power of Yes is his attempt to make sense of the financial crisis, and rather than a...

Literature

Waterstone’s

A new Oxford Street Waterstone’s opening soon. I love a good bookshop. I’m addicted to them. Yes – I certainly use Amazon...

Internet

10 Things You Shouldn’t Do…

…but people seem to do all the time just now. Please don’t do any of these things. You just look a bit sad. 10. Mention on...

Media, Sport, TV

Watching Football on the Internet

And so it has come to pass – this weekend’s dead rubber between the Ukraine and England, will only be available online or at...

Media, Misc

Content

Warning. You are about to read a bit of a rant: if you haven’t already stopped reading already that is. It’s been a long time...

TV

Smart Scheduling Decisions

Or perhaps they’re not so smart. This week, Channel 4 starts showing a couple of hot(tish) new(ish) shows from HBO. On Wednesday at...

Radio

Dabbl

Allow me, if you will, a work related post. A few minutes ago saw the launch of dabbl, a new radio station from Absolute Radio. It’s...