Review: ‘A Little Chaos’

I really wanted to like A Little Chaos. From the outset, it seems that the film has a strong team behind it. Directed by Alan Rickman, the cast includes Kate Winslet, Matthias Schoenaerts, Stanley Tucci, Helen McCrory, Rupert Penry-Jones and Jennifer Ehle. Alan Rickman also has a small role as King Louis XIV. Continue reading

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The First Time

The first time I saw him, we were on the tram. Continue reading

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A Note on Fairtrade

Fairtrade may not be something which you think about in your day-to-day life, but it is likely that you have come across Fairtrade at some point. When next buying a food product, have a look at the items you have picked and look for the Fairtrade symbol. Continue reading

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Review: ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’

With Who Do You Think You Are? returning to our screens, I have a confession to make – I have never seen an episode of The Great British Bake Off. I know I am perhaps one of only several people in the country to be in this position, and I say this as the first episode of WDYTYA follows the family tree of GBBO judge Paul Hollywood, a person who I knew almost nothing about. Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Robert Shaw!

The actor would have been 88 years old today.

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