Bookmark

Save Me

Please sign in to view your Saves

Film & TV

  • WATCH THIS!

    A compassionate beer ad? Really?! You'll be truly moved by Heineken's brilliant new 'Worlds Apart' campaign.

  • Grab the remote! Two unmissable TV shows tonight

      Tonight, I will be downing tools, turning off my phone, and commandeering the sofa, remote and wine from 9pm – 11pm as not one, but two, fantastic TV shows arrive on the small screen. First up, at 9pm on BBC1 is The Replacement, a three-part thriller. I was lucky enough to go to a […]

  • 5 unmissable Oscars moments

    The 89th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. The movie industry's finest got glammed up, came, saw and conquered... or, at least, thought they'd conquered but then realized someone had a made a humdinger of a boo-boo. Didn't get to see it? Here's Muddy's two-minute Oscars digest.

  • Midlife movie alert! ‘T2 Trainspotting’ arrives Friday

    Where were you in 1996? Bursting with enthusiasm for your nascent career? Thrilling at the bright lights of the big city? Tearing up any dancefloor, festival field and gig moshpit you stumbled across? Whatever you were doing, you can’t fail to have clocked the vast cultural impact of Trainspotting. Danny Boyle’s iconic Brit flick of that […]

  • New films you need to see with your gal pals

    A trip to the flicks with girlfriends is one of life’s little pleasures: gossip, popcorn, a soupçon of culture, and a night out that doesn’t involve a hangover. What’s not to like? And right now is an excellent time to get a big screen jaunt booked in, given the slew of female-friendly movies coming up. […]

  • The Golden Globes digested: your catch-up viewing

    Hollywood’s awards season kicked off last night with the Golden Globes, celebrating the best in TV and movies. I don’t know about you but when I scan the lists of nominees and winners for these things (after I’ve gawped at the red carpet frocks), I make a mental list of cultural catch-up viewing. Too much […]

  • Antiques Roadshow is coming to Caversham Park!

    Quick! Get up your loft and start rummaging – BBC One’s Antiques Roadshow is coming to Caversham Park this Sunday 26 June! Yes indeedy, foxy Fiona Bruce and the team will be filming the next episode in the 39th (wowzers) series of the show at BBC Radio Berkshire’s HQ, Caversham Park. Apparently, the show was last in Berkshire […]

  • EEK! See the trailer for Bridget Jones 3!

      Who cares if it’s not out until September?! The new trailer for Bridget Jones’s Baby has been squirreled out onto You Tube and people, let me tell you, it’s looking very very funny. I can just about forgive Renee Zellweger for messing around with that lovely face of hers, because thankfully she still does […]

School Reviews

Our honest reviews of the UK’s best schools

Read the reviews

Little Black Book

Our handpicked selection of best local businesses

View the businesses
Back home

The Urban Guide to the Countryside