Month: December 2009

Misc

Happy New Year Boo

I tend to loathe New Year. Forced jolity really isn’t my thing. Nonetheless – if only to force myself to use the nice H2 Zoom...

TV

A Night With ITV(1)

Here’s a strange thing: I just spent this evening watching ITV. At least, I spent 9pm to 11.45pm watching the channel. And it’s...

Radio Times

Radio Times 25 December 2009

Happy Christmas everyone! My Christmas gift to you (Spotify) is some top hints on what to watch on the TV today: As ever, it’s best...

Radio, Radio Times

My Christmas Radio 4

I’ve put together more than a few annotated pages of the Radio Times in the past, and of course I have the new Christmas issue by my...

Media, Radio

How Many Listened?

According to a story in Media Guardian, “an estimated 5 million” people tuned in to hear who would be the Christmas number one...

Radio

The Listener

This is a very nice little video made by Radio 1 using photos of their listeners sent in the other day (via Brainpicker on Twitter)...

Literature, Media, Misc

Hunting In Packs

In today’s Standard (I managed to get a copy at Kings Cross – they’re never available much beyond 5.30pm at Oxford Circus...

News, Photography, Politics

Photographers Not Terrorists

Last night I was out trying to take photos of the Geminid meteor shower. It was a bit cloudy as you can see from the above photo which...

Radio

Terry Wogan in the Radio Academy Hall of Fame

This afternoon in London, Terry Wogan was inducted into the Radio Academy Hall of Fame. This comes as Wogan gives up his breakfast show at...

Misc

Cinema Piracy with Laptops

Have you got a laptop? Or perhaps a netbook? Does it have a webcam? Seemingly it’s Cineworld policy not to allow customers to bring...