Monthly Archives: February 2013

#195 – Le Scaphandre et le papillon (The Diving Bell and the Butterfly)

I’m cheating slightly and watching this in English rather than the original French, although I believe the English dub is done by the original cast who were all bilingual. 151/250

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Richard Thompson – Corn Exchange, Cambridge

The ticket for this was a slightly belated 40th birthday present which is why I headed across country to Cambridge on a Sunday, rather than taking the much shorter trip to Bristol on the night before. Support came from Robert … Continue reading

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Things I learned on today’s ride

11-speed Campagnolo Chorus is ace Castelli Super Nano gloves are ace, despite the exorbitant price Grape Nuun is vile I still don’t like riding up hills

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#229 – Manhattan

A small milestone with this film, I’ve finally reached 150 films watched from the list. I thought I’d seen this, but if I have I’d forgotten that it was in black and white, so it may well be a new … Continue reading

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Fairport Convention – The Playhouse, Weston-Super-Mare

The fourth year running we’ve gone to see Fairport Convention on their Wintour, only this year they weren’t playing in Swindon so we had to head west to Weston-Super-Mare. Support came from John Watterson in the guise of Fake Thackray … Continue reading

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#128 – Annie Hall

The first Woody Allen film on our list, and I don’t think it’s one I’ve seen before. 149/250

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#35 – Lawrence of Arabia

A fairly lengthy film at a shade under 4 hours long. Should be perfect for watching whilst dozing on the sofa this afternoon. 148/250

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