Category Archives: History

20 Years of Hurt

A little while ago there was a nice programme on the BBC looking back at the summer of 1996 and the brilliant run England had in our home football tournament. Euro 96 was the first football tournament that I was old … Continue reading

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Moments of Silence – Lost Eurovision Entries

With the sad news that Romania won’t be participating this year, due to non-payment of EBU debts by its broadcaster, I’ve been thinking a bit about other entries that for one reason or another didn’t make it to Eurovision. I … Continue reading

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A Mo for Europe

It’s Movember and men all over the world are doing one of the manliest things possible to raise money for charity. For me, it means a month of jealously admiring other men’s moustaches. I have grown beards before, but the … Continue reading

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