Tag : Grace Ellerby

Eat your way through Leeds this bank holiday

2 years ago / 0 comments

Friends, family, fry ups, lie-ins, walks, parties – by no means an exhaustive list, but I’d be surprised if none of the above feature in your typical bank holiday. Over the years, however, I’ve detected a level of anxiety surrounding these extra days off, which we Brits know all too … Read More

Christmas TV: Adverts of the advent

3 years ago / 0 comments

It’s officially that time of year when our screens are inundated with an abundance of Christmas adverts. Aware of our nation’s criteria for the ultimate Christmas commercial (reflective soundtrack, idyllic family living room scene, shots of indulgent festive delicacies – you know the score), here’s my humble opinion on this … Read More

The Return of ‘The Secret Life of 4 Year Olds’

3 years ago / 0 comments

Having thoroughly enjoyed the one-off documentary, ‘The Secret Life of 4 Year Olds’, that was first aired on Channel 4 last February, I was delighted when the faces of yet more adorable infants returned to our screens, this time for a full series comprising of six episodes and a Nativity … Read More

Waris Hussein: Groundbreaking Director

3 years ago / 0 comments

Moving from India to the UK at the age of just nine, no one could have predicted that Lucklow born Waris Hussein (1938-present) would have gone on to have such a successful and arguably ground-breaking career as a television and film director. There’s no denying that from the out set, … Read More