Monthly Archives: February 2011

Last Night’s Telly: Raymond Blanc’s Kitchen Secrets

The first series having passed me by completely, it was with greedy anticipation that I snuggled down last night to catch the first episode of Raymond Blanc’s Kitchen Secrets. To a confirmed food porn addict like myself, if we seeĀ Jamie … Continue reading

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This week I’m reading: Footsteps by Richard Holmes

After watching the extraordinarily good television adaptation of William Boyd’s gorgeous Any Human Heart, I merrily hopped on the passing bandwagon and read the book just after Christmas. There are so many reasons to love this novel, but most important … Continue reading

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Last Night’s Telly: The Brits

Mention The Brits and what springs to mind? National embarrassment? Annual catastrophe? Shambolic kitschfest? For over three decades now The Brits Awards have acted as a sort of emblem of British morosity, representing everything we feel about success, talent and … Continue reading

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