Month: November 2011

Radio

Absolute Radio 60s is On Air!

Go away and have a listen. Or find it on RadioPlayer. During the pre-launch period, the station made a little bit of press because it...

Science

James Burke

If you’re old enough, you might know who James Burke is. He was the presenter of a TV series that had an enormous impact on me as a...

Cycling, Politics

Tour Du Danger

On Saturday, around 300 cyclists took part in the Tour Du Danger, a cycle tour of London’s most dangerous junctions. This came less...

Music

Alison Krauss & Union Station

I do love hearing Alison Krauss. Last time I saw her, she was touring with Robert Plant and was playing in Wembley Arena. The Royal...

Photography

Photos in London

The Photographer’s Gallery might still be closed, but there are loads of excellent exhibitions of photos in London at the moment, and...

Photography

Remember Remember the Fifth of November

I had to pick up a V for Vendetta Guy Fawkes mask in Forbidden Planet earlier today…...

Radio

Radio Festival 2011 Report: Part Three – Festival Day Two

This is a continuation of my report of this year’s Radio Festival. Part one summarising TechCon can be found here, and part two...

Radio

Radio Festival 2011 Report: Part Two – Festival Day One

This is a continuation of my report of this year’s Radio Festival. Part one summarising TechCon can be found here while the third...

Radio

Radio Festival 2011 Report: Part One – TechCon

This is the first part of three part summary of this year’s Radio Festival. Part two can be found here, and part three can be found...

Internet, Technology

Google Reader

I’ve been shut away at the Radio Festival for the last few days (more about that soon), and since I was largely using a tablet...