Tag Archives: Michael Aspel

Belfast Bath Time

Malt and Cod Liver Oil does not seem to have been a feature of many people’s childhoods, but it was a big, sticky boke-inducing part of mine.  In Belfast in the early 1960s, we were served a heaped spoonful on … Continue reading

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Twitter, Titter and Tongue in Cheek: Sir Frankie Howerd, Smut and Social Networking

The Crone has been experimenting with Twitter, desperately trying to get with Web 2.0.  Admittedly, hers is a more than averagely dull existence but still, it’s hard to see the point of minute by minute mini-updates for even those involved … Continue reading

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