Ask many what phrase comes to mind when 'Sunday' is mentioned, and the answers will usually be one of the following; a day of rest, a day of reflection and enjoyment. It's the one day of the week the BBC has always done pretty well with encapsulating down the years. It just wouldn't seem like … Continue reading #CrazyStupidTV: Walks of Life (BBC One, 31st March)
On the eve of their 30th anniversary since formation, I have to say it. Take That are the best boyband ever. Don't agree with me? It's OK, BTS and Phixx fans the land over. I can understand your protestations you're hurling from behind your screens right now. But I must tell you categorically that you … Continue reading Take That are the best boyband ever. Discuss.
Ask me to name one of my all time favourite sitcoms, and unquestionably, Richard Curtis' classic BBC One staple from the 90s and 00s, The Vicar of Dibley, is somewhere in my top 5. The hilarious antics of the barmy country parish flock of St Barnabas, Dibley, in Oxfordshire, tended to by the show's titular … Continue reading Bless you for watching: The best episodes of The Vicar Of Dibley
I don't believe in having guilty pleasures. The very idea of the term just suggests snobbery of the highest order. Whether that's TV, music, books. If you enjoy something and it gives you pleasure, then who cares? Which is why I'm proud to say one of my new favourite shows on the box is one … Continue reading #CrazyStupidTV: Celebrity Money for Nothing (BBC One, Weekdays)
14 weeks ago, fifteen new celebrities took to the floor for a brand new series of one of our favourite TV shows, the BBC's Strictly Come Dancing. And on this here blog, we launched #StrictlyLiveBlogging, our weekly live blog of all the dance twists and turns as they happened - and you've read along in … Continue reading #StrictlyLiveBlogging 2017: The Final
Hello one, hello all! Those of you who came a-scampering here on Saturday and Sunday night for this week's #StrictlyLiveBlogging may have been left a little disappointed - it was, after all, the semi final of the BBC's Strictly Come Dancing - which means it is now Final-T1. Alas, having felt quite ill all week with … Continue reading #StrictlyLiveBlogging Week 13: Semi Final Review
Welcome back to the second showing of Musicals Week for this weekend's #StrictlyLiveBlogging, our weekly live blog of the BBC's hit celebrity ballroom series Strictly Come Dancing. With 24 hours gone since the six remaining celebrities and their professional partners treaded the boards with their musical inspired routines, the penultimate dance off of this series … Continue reading #StrictlyLiveBlogging Week 12: Musicals Week Results