Wednesday, February 19, 2014


The UCU strike action coughed up an article that made it into Angry People in Local Newspapers. Do click on the link because it takes you to a page where you can view a beautifully edited video that conveys the desolate fury of the strikers. And they are wearing onesies.

UPDATE: to save your clicking-finger, here is the video:

Monday, February 10, 2014

Real fame

My kids were far more impressed to find out I had once supervised yesterday's 'Star in a reasonably priced car'...  (Watch here on YouTube...)

Stig (L) with former Classicist (R)

My amazing media career

I think I was on the wireless yesterday.  (Radio 3, so almost no one will have heard it.)  You can 'catch up' or even 'listen again' here, if you like.  There's also a blog by the person who made the documentary here.