Watching, reading and listening (April 2019)
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Watching, reading and listening (April 2019)

I’ve had a bit more spare time on my hands than usual so I thought I’d share some of the things I’ve been eagerly consuming over the last few weeks – as usual it is mostly podcasts and Netflix; podcasts…

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Review: Rocky Horror Show at Mayflower Theatre, Southampton
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Review: Rocky Horror Show at Mayflower Theatre, …

As the floor of the dress circle bows underneath the enthusiastic Timewarping going on around me, a man in one of the Boxes bops away in only a pair of gold hot-pants, and Duncan James parades around the stage in…

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Victorious Festival 2019
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Victorious Festival 2019

Of all of the festivals that I’ve been to over the years, I can’t deny that Victorious Festival will always have a special place in my heart.  Whilst so many festivals end up taking over a dull expanse of grass…

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40 days and 40 tasks
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40 days and 40 tasks

Every year, for the period of Lent, a group of us at work usually follow the tradition and give something up – providing support to each other as we struggle on without biscuits/cake/chocolate etc.  I’ve seen criticism of people who…

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The Band at the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton
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The Band at the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

As I take my seat in the dress circle of the beautiful Mayflower Theatre in Southampton, what’s displayed on the stage is a mock-up of a TV screen; scrolling through Ceefax pages displaying notable news and highlights from 1993, including…

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