I’ve got blisters on my feet trying to find a friend in Oxford Street…

  I was working up in London today and took the opportunity to drop by Tate Modern. I took the photo above from the balcony on the 3rd(?) floor, mainly out of habit. The thought struck me, though, that I wasn’t massively fussed about the view, despite St. Paul’s dome being clearly visible. I guess […]

It’s Chriiiiistmas!

Well, obviously it isn’t Christmas. It’s not even December yet, but I heard Slade’s ‘Merry Xmas Everybody’ in a shop earlier, so in my mind Christmas has started. I think I’ve actually done well to avoid hearing any Christmas songs until now. Being the simple-minded bloke I am, I can’t even really contemplate Christmas until […]

Love is international and if you stand or if you fall, just let them know you gave your all…

I was reminded of this gem on this afternoon’s Radcliffe & Maconie show, as it was played as one of the Tea Time Theme Time tunes. It’s been in my head ever since but to describe it as an earworm would imply that having it on a constant loop was somehow unpleasant – far from […]