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A 1970s TV commercial featuring me and my brother

Last weekend I wrote about browsing through my old pocket diaries and mentioned a TV commercial (for Bird’s Eye Supermousse) that my brother and I appeared in back in the 1970s. Over the years I have attempted to find the commercial online, without success. We only saw it a handful of times when it was… Continue reading A 1970s TV commercial featuring me and my brother

Trivia

“Tenable” and a challenge: lists containing 10 items (the answers)

Here are the questions set as a challenge in this earlier post. The answers appear at the end of this page. Name the last 10 different teams to win the English FA Cup. Name the last 10 different teams to win the English League Cup. Name the last 10 cities to host the Summer Olympics.… Continue reading “Tenable” and a challenge: lists containing 10 items (the answers)

Trivia

“Tenable” and a challenge: lists containing 10 items

[October 2018 update: the following piece, recording my first impressions of ITV quiz show “Tenable”, was published over a year ago. The show has had plenty of mentions on this Blog since then. You can find links to other posts, including summaries of episodes from the latest series (September/October 2018), at the end of this… Continue reading “Tenable” and a challenge: lists containing 10 items