Five Animated Films to Watch During Lockdown

Following on from ‘Five Documentaries to Watch During Lockdown’… Here are five animated film recommendations. This selection is geared toward films aimed at adults though some are suitable for children. Waltz with Bashir (2008) Israeli former soldier Ari Folman wrote, produced and directed this fascinating film. Told in the Hebrew language, it recalls Folman’sContinue reading “Five Animated Films to Watch During Lockdown”

Where Will Cricket’s Next T20 League Be?

It all started with T20 matches in England (Which almost seems hard to believe!) but it’s in other traditional cricketing hotbeds that T20 cricket has thrived. Namely in India (IPL) and Australia (BBL) as well as Pakistan (PSL) and the West Indies (CPL). Beyond those regions countries such as Hong Kong and Canada have alsoContinue reading “Where Will Cricket’s Next T20 League Be?”

Five Books to Read During Lockdown

Come on now! You’ve had plenty of time to watch the five documentaries that I recommended… Now it’s onto literature… Fire Season by Philip Connors Connors’ memoir of many summers spent as a fire lookout in New Mexico’s Gila range beautifully details his summers spent saving forests (And lives) from fires. Man, wilderness, solitude…Continue reading “Five Books to Read During Lockdown”

Song of the Week #001

Hi Welcome to what will be a regular feature of my new blog. Every Monday, I’ll post the link to the official music video or occasionally a live performance of my selection for that week’s Song of the Week! There won’t necessarily be rhyme or reason as to why I’ve selected a song as SongContinue reading “Song of the Week #001”

Teacup and Infuser

Having been a tea drinker for many years, I turned to coffee a few years ago when waking at 3am became a prerequisite for work! But variety is the spice of life and it was nice to get back to drinking a little tea from time to time. I’ve previously found that when drinking looseContinue reading “Teacup and Infuser”

Five Documentaries to Watch During Lockdown!

Hi all Please see below for details/trailers of five documentaries that I thoroughly recommend you watch. Of course we’re not all locked down but if you are and need inspiration or if you’re not but can still find time, then check out the following. Disclaimer: Numbers two and four are the most depressing things thatContinue reading “Five Documentaries to Watch During Lockdown!”

A New Dawn!

It made sense to do so. It was basically all I ever spoke about! Poor unsuspecting victims would find themselves having to listen to my views on how to transform international cricket whilst realising that they had no way of escaping. I decided to start writing a blog as a way of getting my opinionsContinue reading “A New Dawn!”