Monthly Archives: December 2012

Top 10 Songs of 2012

10)  Coldplay feat. Rihanna – Princess Of China A very sparkly and magical fairytale-ish track about a princess and beginning with “Once Upon A Time”. While Rihanna has collaborated with seemingly everybody in the music world, Coldplay is the most … Continue reading

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The Royle Family Christmas Special 2012

CONTAINS SPOILERS The Royle Family has in a way become the new The Vicar of Dibley in that it was a show that was a huge hit in the ’90s and technically they are still making it but it only … Continue reading

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Doctor Who – The Snowmen

CONTAINS SPOILERS Series 7, Episode 6, Christmas Special The traditional Doctor Who Christmas special, but it’s also technically in the sixth episode of series 7.  The Doctor has taken the role of the spirits of Christmas trying to teach the … Continue reading

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The Snowman and The Snowdog

CONTAINS SPOILERS The Snowman, the 1982 animation of the Raymond Briggs graphic novel, is rightly regarded as a Christmas classic, certainly here in Britain. It is shown every year and still has a fairly timeless appeal to it today.  There … Continue reading

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Young Apprentice (Series 3)

Young Apprentice is, as you might expect, like the normal version, but the contestants are teenagers. It has a shorter run, there is no You’re Fired spin-off show and Lord Sugar at least appears to be attempting to me more lenient … Continue reading

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Only Connect: My highlights from series six

The sixth series of Only Connect has been a big success, having higher viewing figures than the show has ever had, and the final of this series was also its 100th episode. Over the series I managed to get a few questions … Continue reading

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