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Man and Superman, National Theatre, review: Ralph Fiennes gives one of the best performances of his career - Reviews - Theatre & Dance - The Independent

You don’t necessarily expect to be treated to the distinctive tones of Kirsty Young at the start of a marathon Shaw revival. Simon Godwin‘s remarkably assured and effervescent modern-dress production of…

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'I heard a song being played in an electrical store' - Glynis Smy

I’m particularly pleased to welcome this week’s guest as I seem to have known her for all the time I’ve been zipping about the internet. When I was first blogging, and launching the original… 101 more words

Undercover Soundtrack

Desert Island Discs

My parents are not musical and not really interested in music. My Mum once bought a Pat Boone record only to have it smashed on the way home from the shop by some trouble-causing Teds. 1,396 more words


Current Top 5

I am an avid fan of Spotify and I have a playlist that I update weekly for my commute. I have a terribly short attention span when it comes to music. 468 more words

February 2015 Additional Meeting Follow Up

Raindrops on Roses, and Whiskers on Kittens.

Yes, we know it was a rather odd name for a RS Additional Meeting – as usual we just offered clues – and the clue was in the name.  353 more words

Additional Meeting



Why don’t you have a personalized astrological chart drawn up and discuss it with a respected astrologer? Nobody admits to believing in the stars, but I think we all do deep down. 439 more words


Lost, but now found: Louis Armstrong's Desert Island Discs

I love Louis Armstrong. Both the man and his music hold a special little place in my heart and I always enjoy listening to records which are new to me. 141 more words