Will miss the late, great Sir Ken Dodd deeply. He was a true legend, a comic genius, the like of whom we will never see again. And of course along with his being a consummate … Read More
Like many people, I was deeply saddened to hear of the death of Sir Bruce Forsyth, 89, on Friday afternoon. I knew he hadn’t been too well, and that he had been absent from our screens for some time, … Read More
I was very sorry to hear of the death of Paddington Bear author Michael Bond.
I grew up reading Michael Bond’s Paddington books, and together with all my other favourite works like the Narnia books, the Enid Blyton stories and … Read More
Here comes summer? Not for me, thank you. You sun freaks can keep your sticky, uncomfortable heatwaves. Here are 10 Things I Hate About Hot Weather:
- You can’t sleep at night, it is so humid
Today is the 50th Anniversary of the release of The Beatles’ Sgt Pepper album. This masterpiece, as we all know, heralded The Summer of Love of 1967.
A cultural icon, Sgt Pepper was the eighth studio album to be released … Read More
I was very saddened to hear of the death of Sir Roger Moore yesterday, at the age of 89. Coming right after the despicable, disgusting terrorist attack in Manchester – to all whose people my thoughts and deep condolences … Read More
I have just published a new Kindle book called Job Hunting Hell, in which I highlight all my bitter experiences in trying to find work.
From ignorant bosses who don’t reply to CVs to arrogant recruitment consultants, all the … Read More