I’m always singing about the virtues of spring cleaning. Well, not always, that would make me kind of dull to be around. And I don’t sing about the virtues, either. Not, as such, anyway. But there is a lot to be said for a good old fashioned pre-summer sort out. I’m singing about (all right – writing about it) … Continue reading Spring Cleaning the Website (At Last!)
THE DEATH OF GRASS narrated by David Mitchell By John Christopher >>> Full cast drama >>> First broadcast 2009 5x15 minute segments >>> Total running time: 70 mins approx. A grass virus from China spreads all over the world, sparking a food shortage crises that's so dire governments resort to atom bombs to prevent their … Continue reading DailyAudio: The Death of Grass narrated by David Mitchell
We take a Mission to Destiny in the seventh installment of our watch-through of classic 1970's science fiction drama Blake's-7.
We’re all searching (and hopefully finding) little things to help us through these difficult times, but why do I find this radio show that lays bare the stark reality of what we face so comforting? More or Less (BBc Radio 4, Wednesdays 9am) is a show about statistics. But it isn’t anywhere near as dry as … Continue reading DailyAudio: Why a show about statistics is helping me cope with lockdown
It's the debut of arch baddie Servelan and, erm Blake's outdoor assault pyjamas in the sixth installment of our watch-through blog.
Not be confused (as I was) with Timeslip the cult children’s television programme, this is a comedy about two practical jokers who copy themselves using a 3D printer.
Are you like me? I aspire to earn a crust from writing so I have to write a lot of words, put in a lot of hours and basically fail a lot. But I love to write. And I don’t have much else to do at the moment. But getting started, sitting down to actually … Continue reading The First Step Is Often The Hardest – How Not To Prevaricate
Liberator is trapped in a web by an alien entity that turns out to be a shrunken head in a jar. Catch up with our continuing watch-through of this 70's sci-fi series.
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Review and recommendation for easy-to-find audio books. Today we look at Jago and Litefoot, a full-cast drama featuring the victorian investigators of infernal affairs.