Monthly Archives: October 2014

The Strange World of Gurney Slade

I’ve just re-visited this forgotten work of genius by the late great Anthony Newley.   An ITV comedy series from the 1960s shot (amazingly) on  35 mm film.

A sitcom actor, fed up with the desperately un-funny stuff he is doing, walks out of the TV studio into a world of his own invention.

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Noir in Bath

Last Saturday I co-hosted a noir afternoon in Bath Central Library.  Very successful.  Good pieces of new work read out and discussed

Congratulations to Bath Libraries for setting up ALL their writing workshops.

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Jeff Dowson on Twitter

@CROSSLANDAM It's the only way. And should be clear to all - even those whose only ambition is to invest in themselves.

There's still time to stop this disastrous Brexit. Our country needs jobs, investment and working public services. Brexit threatens all of that. I've signed a letter to tell Jeremy Corbyn to give us the final say. Sign it here

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