Category Archives: Entertainment

Appropriately-named things – UPDATED

In this post, I am looking at things that are / were appropriately named. And I start with: BORIS JOHNSON & JEREMY C**T: Self-explanatory, really. I didn’t watch the Tory leadership debate on BBC1 (though I did see a bit … Continue reading

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Worst wildlife documentary EVER

I have been informed that on ITV / STV / what used to be HTV / UTV – on which Anglia TV’s amazing Survival programmes used to be shown – tonight there is a wildlife documentary on which a Bottom-Feeding … Continue reading

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TV preview for June 5th

And so we come to the final day of Trump’s state visit. And here’s a preview of what will be on television. MILKSHAKE!: Educational entertainment for the under-fives. Characters such as Captain Garbage and So-Called “Tommy” have milkshake thrown at … Continue reading

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TV preview for June 4th

On June 4th, the second day of Britain being enveloped in a cloud of orange bawbaggery, there will be programmes on British television. A preview of these programmes follows: TRUMPTON: After the success of Judd Trump’s exhibition match against Barney … Continue reading

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TV preview for this weekend and June 3rd

This weekend, there will as usual be a lot of programmes on British television. These will include an episode of the world’s greatest-ever sitcom Dad’s Army and lots of gripping snooker – as well as the news, which hopefully will … Continue reading

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Christmas, birthday and Star Wars

I had delicious beetroot bake for Christmas dinner. For presents I got Tim Marshall’s book about football chants Dirty Northern B*stards / Soft Southern B*stards, lemonade-scented shower gel and £15. I’m still reading John Fisher’s biography of Tommy Cooper (which … Continue reading

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Glass, bottle – bottle, glass

I’m currently reading Always Leave Them Laughing, John Fisher’s biography of Tommy Cooper. It’s the book that the excellent drama about Cooper that was on ITV a few years ago (the one in which David Threlfall played him) was based … Continue reading

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