Category Archives: Classic Film and TV Programmes

Music Spot for Wednesday.

Wednesday’s and Thursday’s are proving difficult to find what I would call a decent record and with lyrics.  But we will persevere. BUT……..I did find this one.  Unfortunately without lyrics!  It’s from the BBC ……well……….CBBC (LOL-Loads of Laughs) Happy Wednesday! … Continue reading

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Battle of Britain. It wasn’t just British that won the war!

Today, a friend sent me a collection of paintings depicting the ‘Battle of Britain’.  This prompted me to write this tribute to ‘The Few‘, that if it had not been for, some or most of us may not have been … Continue reading

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My Blackberry isn’t working! With the ‘The One Ronnie’.

‘The Two Ronnies’ created a comedy sketch called “Four Candles” which was posted earlier this week.  Sadly, Ronnie Barker died in 2005.  Ronnie Corbett the other partner of the duo still continues to make people laugh. This is an updated … Continue reading

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Comedy keeps learning interesting.

Similarly with songs.  Learning should be interesting and not boring.  Comedy is another way of keeping learners interested. This video clip has to be one of the funniest and most used in teaching.  It’s about getting the right message across. … Continue reading

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Music Spot. Golden! ‘El Dorado’.

They don’t make them like this any more……..  Thank God I hear some people say……. Classic Western and song.  Lyrics below.  Where do I find these ‘titbits’ from?  I put it down to a ‘misspent youth’! Lyrics to ‘El Dorado‘ … Continue reading

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