Month: February 2010

Sport

Vancouver A Sell Out?

According to the Vancouver organising committee, all 1.6m tickets for the Winter Olympics are expected to sell out. I’m always very...

Radio Times

Radio Times 11 February 2010

Sorry – I only had a thick marker pen today. As ever, best viewed large....

Sport

Premier League Commentary

A good night last night at Arsenal watching them beat Liverpool. And the other results were excellent too. So I’m really excited that...

Politics, TV

Newswipe on the Iraq Inquiry

I love Charlie Brooker’s Newswipe. It’s simply one of the best things on TV anywhere. Anyway – this week they covered the...

Books

The Chalk Circle Man

As I mentioned previously, I’m going to try to get around to talking more about what I’m reading here. I picked up The Chalk...

Sport, TV

US Sport v European Sport

I stayed up late last night to watch the Superbowl. I like American Football, and once you get over the inordinate number of breaks in play...

Photography

Iceland

I’ve been very slowly publishing my Iceland photos. Plenty more still to come....

Music

Transatlantic Sessions

Transatlantic Sessions is one of those TV programmes which you may have seen if you spend any time watching BBC Four, BBC Alba, or (I...

Radio

RAJAR Day

Most of my thoughts on RAJAR today are published on the One Golden Square blog. So I won’t bother repeating them here. I needed a...

Books

The Dying Light

I’ve been frankly awful detailing what I’ve been reading recently. So let’s try to right that wrong in 2010. The book...