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Sixty Glorious Years!

Once upon a time it was terribly uncool to say you watched – far less liked – the Eurovision Song Contest. Now it seems the very opposite is true. So when BBC Breakfast presenters like Louise Minchin confirm with a … Continue reading

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A Whole Different Balls Game

Football can be great –  but it does have such a lot of ridiculous macho posturing sexist baggage with it. So I do have to be choosy as to what matches I can take time out of watching my collection … Continue reading

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Join Us – Join the Euro Party!

Here it is again – that gorgeous big glittering day-glo all-singing all-dancing Euro party that’s camper than Julian Clary wearing pink knickers serving up afternoon tea in a caravan parked on Brighton beach! We love it! In past years you … Continue reading

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Sir Elton – What A Pussy!

I saw Elton John on the Andrew Marr Show this morning declaring himself as the acceptable face of homosexuality (he certainly isn’t the acceptable face of music in my book but that’s another matter… ) and that he will be … Continue reading

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Vive la meme chose!

How ironic that I chose to end my last post – all about hatred, intolerance and distrust of people ‘not like ourselves’ – with the French phrase: Vive la difference! Because what happened the very next day in the land … Continue reading

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Welcome to the United Queendom

There you go – the ayes have it! MPs have just voted overwhelmingly in favour of gay marriage. Hallelujah! After recently being invited to an awareness raising event for LGBT History Month – I was in two minds whether to … Continue reading

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