A ghost is haunting our television, and its name is Paul Hollywood. The piercing blue eyes that penetrate each naive baker’s soul are a steadfast reminder that The Great British Bake Off, in its new iteration of Channel Four, is much the same. For all the anger and angst that marked one of Britain’s most […]
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Indian Summers begins in 1932 with the annual retreat of the imperial British elite to Simla, situated at the foot of the Himalayas. Its ambitious makers hope that it will be the first of a five series, 50 episode retelling of the birth of modern India. The first episode opens with Alice Whelan (Jemima West) […]
Educating the East End
A new Channel 4 series following Educating Essex and Educating Yorkshire but with a new set of cockney accents, Educating the East End is a promising new insight into state education.