That’ll Teach ‘em

Tuesday, September 7, 2004 by · Comments Off 

What a difference a school year makes. A mere 12 months separate this series of That’ll Teach ‘em from its highly successful forerunner. Read more

Curb Your Enthusiasm

Thursday, September 2, 2004 by · Comments Off 

It’s rare for a TV programme to leave you so inclined that the minute it’s finished you want to watch the whole thing again straightaway. It’s even rarer for the programme in question to be a sitcom. Read more

Steel River Blues

Wednesday, September 1, 2004 by · Comments Off 

At the start of this Teesside-set successor to London’s Burning, a car thief posing as a hitchhiker says to new fire station chief Bill McGlinchy: “Do I sound like a Geordie?” when Bill asks if he is. Bill shrugs and the scene continues. Read more