Just a very quick one – been watching Psychoville? By the creators of League Of Gentlemen, it has a similar macabre plot and bizarre characters.  Disturbingly funny, and funnily disturbing. Just seen episode… Continue reading

Blur, Hyde Park 2nd July 09

The first of the long-awaited Blur Hyde Park shows took place last night. After a blistering hot day in London, we got into the park at around 7.30, queued for the loo etc, and before… Continue reading

The Benefits Office

Started another blog with my a-steamed friends Talcy and Bingo. You can find it at Not much on there at the mo, but keep an eye on it. Ta

Twitter – my thoughts

Just thought I’d share my thoughts on my first couple of months using Twitter. I joined Twitter a few months ago just to get a feel for what it’s all about. Initially I… Continue reading

Another two bite the dust

A couple more celebs have passed away – Mollie Sugden(86) and Karl Malden(97) – a couple of very good innings there! Some nice childhood TV memories for me from both of them, although… Continue reading

Fashion Tips for the Over-40s

Having recently turned 40, signalling the beginning of life, I’ve realised that there comes a time in a chap’s life when he has to evaluate his wardrobe situation. A few weeks ago I… Continue reading

Relegation battle already??

This time of year can be a little dis-heartening for us West Ham fans.  The league table for the new season is published, and of course it’s in alphabetical order (as no games… Continue reading

WOO-HOO! I’m starting to feel slightly ‘Heavy Metal’

Never mind Hay Fever, it’s all about Blur Fever!! The boys have played their first few ‘comeback’ shows, to amazing reviews. Seem like the old magic is still there. Several months ago I… Continue reading