Home

QUESTION OF THE MONTH
Which TV programme would you choose to be trapped in forever?
Sophie Scott
The Adventures of Abney & Teal. I’d like to spend eternity with an animated turnip.
Nadia Kamil
CLEARLY GBBO. Never-ending summer in a lovely British garden, with Mel & Sue. And obviously all the cakes & bread hats and that.
Julia Raeside
Lovejoy – no question. Tinker, Eric and Lady Jane, antiques, East Anglian countryside, that confident mullet and leather jacket combo. It’s actually perfect.
Julie Balloo
Bewitched.
Rachel Extance
Lord Peter Wimsey. The perfect gentleman: charming, intelligent, fun. He gets to drive wonderful cars and can travel anywhere he likes, whenever he likes.
Sarah Ledger
I dream Friends is real and I’m one of them: firing off perfect one-liners & meeting for coffee in Central Perk. Sad, I know.
Hazel Davis
30 Rock.
Jen Brown
Only Fools and Horses. I’ve been in love with Del Boy for years.
Margaret Cabourn-Smith
Jam and Jerusalem – surrounded by idyllic pubs, funny women and scones.
Jen Offord
My So-Called Life, to legitimise my 20 year run of teenage angst. And accompanying crush on Jordan Catalano.
  • PB DCdM 2012 cropped
    0

    Interview: Penny Briscoe

    It was announced last week that former GB canoe coach Penny Briscoe would be Paralympic GB’s Chef de Mission at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. Jen Offord caught up with Briscoe for a chat about her illustrious career, and the changing attitudes towards the movement.
  • hometeaching150 minus borders
    0

    Hey! Teachers! I’ll leave my kids at home

    Hazel Davis and her fella are home-educating their kids. This week, she’s finally given in to the lure of the internet.
  • jack nance in eraserhead
    0

    Why I ❤️ Eraserhead

    David Lynch’s surrealist body horror is 40 this year. It’s an age-old tale of boy meets girl, has mutated baby... and Lucy Reynolds simply cannot get enough of it.
  • Doodlebug 20 Jan cropped
    0

    Doodlebug

    New(ish) mum Samantha Dooey-Miles is charting her life in doodles. This week, she’s skirting around the bottom of peak grown-up.
  • lentil1 cropped
    0

    Recipe: Warming lentil, chickpea and spinach soup

    Feeling that nip in the air and looking for a vegetarian lunch? Chetna Makan is your go-to woman.
  • child in cafe
    0

    Pramaggeddon

    Banning buggies is one thing, says Jess Fostekew, there ought to be places for people to go and not be surrounded by kids. But don’t tell folk they’re still welcome when they quite obviously aren’t.