June 2009

enough already (29 June 2009)

I was exonerated over the MMR jab. Now I'm receiving abusive emails from people who are rudely accusing me of dodging the bullets. Having been taken out to dinner by a celebrity scientist and then royaly shafted over my gulls...

sunday in the smoke (28 June 2009)

The River Thames is very hight tonight. I am on thr balcony. Jim is reading me the television listings and i can hear the eaters from the nearby restauarant. This morning walked to the Butcher and Grill in the yellow...

nearly Nine (25 June 2009)

The weather feels like it did when I was a child. The air heavy and the scent of dog roses in the air. I sat on the balcony of the flat and shaded my eyes from the sun as Jimbo...

early birds (24 June 2009)

I've just seen a film the young woman got up at 5.30 every morning to write her blog which became the very film I saw. I'n setting my alarm....

witch way is up? (18 June 2009)

what are witches? What is it to be a pagan, wicca, druid type person? Are there more unusual folks out there than meets the eye? I think so and I'm lucky enough to attract all of them to my programme....

Here today Scones tomorrow (16 June 2009)

The perfect scone. Two halves - warmed Raisins and currants. Jar of cream. Jar of raspberry jam. Roadside caff in Pimlico. Cup of frothy coffee. Three new books. Warm sun. Taxi back. A quiet evening. Send your thoughts to Tehran,...

mundee (15 June 2009)

Tonight B and I went from Clapham South to St. Pancras, How things have changed. The train sped through Kentish Town, West Hampstead, Hendon, Mill Hill, Cricklewood, not necessarily in that order, and then Elstree and Boreham wood. I used...

Grounded (11 June 2009)

I wore green today and walked fast. i fell over last night and knackered my right knee, the last two times I grazed my left knee. I thought I was losing it, NO, said my acupuncturist, you just need to...

Ben Dearnley (10 June 2009)

Tonight B and I went to see her best friends project in Mayfair. It may sound grand, well it was actually, but they arn't It's a wonderful set of sculptors by BEN DEARNLEY. Sportsmen and women that he has cast...

gardenin' sunday ( 7 June 2009)

the top shed hasn't been looked at since 1988. There were more spiders than in Regents Park reptile house. Seven bags of flowers pots and forty eight tons of rubbish. Jim bought me a coffee at the garden centre then...

Life ( 6 June 2009)

Go to see Jude Law's Hamlet, he carries it off. Ron Cook is terrific as Polonious. Penelope Wilton glides as Gertrude. I fell asleep during it because I do three hours live radio. DUET FOR ONE with Juliet Stevenson Henry...

alas poor Yorrick I knew him.... ( 3 June 2009)

It cost 30 quid to get back from leicester Square this evening SOOOOOO much traffic. Neither Jim or myself could stand the walk since we had sat through three hours of Hamlet with Jude Law. I fear I fell asleep...

Cantona cinema ( 3 June 2009)

27 degrees and I took the Clapham Junction route. Down Falcon Road, on the train and then a sweet little trip to Waterloo. There was a free SOUTH AFRICAN newspaper on the seat. A story about branding people on the...

It's still only Tuesday ( 2 June 2009)

a boat ride in Brighton a car ride to work a train ride to London a walk in the park a trip to the movies a trip to a show It's still on Tuesday So onwards we go........

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