84, Charing Cross Road,

The other evening, I was scanning through the thing, that passes as what's on the television; and I came upon a channel listed under the  'Entertainment' misnomer, Foxtel Classics; and running through the fare on offer for said 'other evening' I came across the film entitled '84, Charing Cross Road', starring Anne Bancroft and Anthony Hopkins.  Taken … Continue reading 84, Charing Cross Road,

Get out yer kilts!Dust off yer sporrans; tonights the night y’all been waiting for………or so we’re told….

...it's only been 14 months (or is it 20), but feels like 20 years; so goes the spiel. For the past few weeks Foxtel have been re-running the program "OUTLANDER", for those not familiar with this, it's a kind of sci/fi period piece about a young woman, hereinafter referred to as 'the heroine'; who is gobbled up … Continue reading Get out yer kilts!Dust off yer sporrans; tonights the night y’all been waiting for………or so we’re told….

Totally Gobsmacked!

 I really didn't intend to get involved but just can't help myself 😦 The other evening, actually it was late last week, Friday I think it was; I decided that I'd watch a bit of news on the TV. I'd kind of made up my mind that I wouldn't do this for the next couple … Continue reading Totally Gobsmacked!

When is a spinster not a spinster

The other evening, late,much to my delight, on scanning through the programs on the idiot box, I saw "A Man and His Music" starting at 10:30pm. Now, not feeling a complete 'vidiot', the thought of an hours (including the inevitable ad breaks)  real entertainment, from a real entertainer was not to be missed. So  I … Continue reading When is a spinster not a spinster