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    Wonderful Copenhagen

    May 21, 2012

    Hello my lovelies, I am back at last from a little jaunt to Copenhagen. TL had to go to a conference so I scrounged a lift to see whether the whole of Denmark is like Borgen, The Killing and The Bridge. Well, I’m glad to report that, as far as I’m concerned, it is. I know no Danish, apart from that gleaned during the course of staring, transfixed, at the screen as various grisly murders play out on BBC4. So…

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    Cagney, Lacey, Scott and Bailey

    I’m so pleased to see Scott and Bailey are back tonight for a second series. For those not in the know, S and B are, sort of, Manchester’s answer to Cagney and Lacey. I…

    March 12, 2012
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    Killing joke

    I love the news that the Radio Times is featuring a Sarah Lund knitting pattern to celebrate the return of The Killing, the Danish detective show which took over my life briefly this year.…

    November 16, 2011
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    Terrible telly

    Well, I’m very sorry, but it’s just not on. There is nothing on telly in the evenings. Nothing. Not One Thing. Outrageous. Like many hard-pushed intellectuals *hmmm* I find it essential to wind down…

    August 1, 2011