NuWho: My favourite episode from all 10 series – Series 6 – 10

  And so, the NuWho love fest continues. Here are my gut-feeling favourite episodes from Series 6-10, and be warned there are spoilers for World Enough and Time and The Doctor Falls, which is in itself a spoiler for this post… Series 6 – The Doctor’s Wife Split into two parts, with threads of River… Continue reading NuWho: My favourite episode from all 10 series – Series 6 – 10

NuWho: My favourite episode from all 10 series – Series 1 – 5

With the image of John Simm’s Master reapplying his eyeliner still ringing in my… eyes, I thought now was a really decent time to write a few words about my favourite episode from each of NuWho’s 10 seasons. It’s a personal list, based on gut feeling and all the feels, so here’s Part 1, covering… Continue reading NuWho: My favourite episode from all 10 series – Series 1 – 5

Machynlleth Comedy Festival – 2017

There’s a whole heap of lovely things about Machynlleth Comedy Festival, and I finally got to experience them first hand this year – silly things like “length of travel” and “having somewhere to sleep” holding me back in the past. It’s a welcoming town set in a stunning landscape, the atmosphere gently buzzes with fun and activity,… Continue reading Machynlleth Comedy Festival – 2017

Week 12: 19 – 25th Mar. Travesties and Broadchurch.

Travesties at the Apollo There are some actors who are just a mark of quality, and Tom Hollander is certainly one of them. I’ll watch anything he’s in, and frankly he needs to lead more shows.  He’s one of my absolute faves, so I was delighted to see him in Travesties this week – though… Continue reading Week 12: 19 – 25th Mar. Travesties and Broadchurch.

Week 8: 19th – 25th Feb. Mixed bag edition.

The Divine Comedy at the Palladium… twice You all know this anyway, but Neil Hannon is just an extraordinary songwriter. First, he absolutely one of the wisest writers – working in any genre or medium – that I know of. Tracks like Songs of Love and Love What You Do aren’t just great songs, they’re songs… Continue reading Week 8: 19th – 25th Feb. Mixed bag edition.