The Bryce Of Life

by | Feb 19, 2013 | Uncategorized

Most of the tributes to Richard Briers are understandably focusing on his role as Tom Good in The Good Life (there was a particularly gracious and moving tribute from Penelope Keith on Channel 4 News – despite her having obvious problems keeping her earpiece in...

My Neighbourly Etiquette Living Hell

Recently I discovered a fantastic Twitter account called Very British Problems which documents those moments of social awkwardness that we believe only afflict us as a nation (I have had it confirmed by friends in Ireland that it’s exactly the same for them, too)....

Sexy mash-ups

First there was the zombie literary mash-up. Now there are the erotic ones. As someone who has always had an eye for the main chance I plan to exploit this zeitgeisty genre to the full and am already, ah, beavering away on a range of saucy versions of great books....

I Love It When A Plantagenet Comes Together

On the face of it there can be few less-enticing places in the country than Leicester City Council’s Social Services Department car park. I even nodded off just typing it. It’s probably pretty dull even if you actually park there. It is however currently the most...