Posts by: James Harvey

Long Boi - Britain's most famous duck

In memory of Long Boi - Britain's most famous duck

Stop all the clocks – Long Boi, the unusually lanky duck who wandered the University of York campus for several years, has been pronounced dead by university officials. A former student recalls the legacy of Britain's most famous duck.

At the cinema

Can cinemas survive 2023?

Cineworld filed for bankruptcy in the States last October, and 2023’s cinema line-up might have other cinema chains quaking in their boots.

the nice guys

Seven alternative Christmas movies to keep Scrooge happy

Fancy an alternative Christmas movie that doesn't require Bruce Willis to take his socks off? For anyone in need of some seasonally-appropriate viewing without the sleigh bells on, here's seven alternative Christmas movies to keep you properly out of the festive spirit. 

christmas theatre london

The Best Christmas Theatre in London

Christmas and theatre go together like reindeer and carrots, but there's more than just pantos showing in London this year. Here's our top guide to the best Christmas theatre in the capital in 2022.