Footballers’ ex-Wives

Thursday, May 4, 2006 by · Comments Off 

So ITV has announced it’s cancelling Footballer’s Wives and this correspondent for one, won’t be sad to see it go. Happily, in recent years some of the more voluble self-satisfied “guilty pleasure” rumblings from columnists has died down, but surely this was the most irritatingly covered television programmes in recent years? Read more

Footballers’ Wives

Tuesday, January 29, 2002 by · Comments Off 

That history can be rewritten is hardly news. After all, both recent Bloody Sunday dramatisations positively revelled in their obviously liberal agit-prop agendas. Hollywood also revels in rewriting history, whether it be America winning the war (any war) single-handedly or whole swathes of actuality being conveniently ignored. Read more