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Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-09-2014, 08:00
Replies: 288
Views: 25,968
Posted By jerseyporter
THAT'S who is was! I just couldn't place her! I...

THAT'S who is was! I just couldn't place her!

I don't like Cilla either (along with most on here, it seems!) and can well believe the stories about her. I love sixties music with a passion (even...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 15-09-2014, 22:08
Replies: 288
Views: 25,968
Posted By jerseyporter
Melanie Hill - she was the second Aveline (sp) in...

Melanie Hill - she was the second Aveline (sp) in 'Bread'.
Forum: Doctor Who 15-09-2014, 18:25
Replies: 52
Views: 3,887
Posted By jerseyporter
BIB - As someone who has been a teacher for 25...

BIB - As someone who has been a teacher for 25 years all I can say is... thanks for that!

Mind you, at the beginning of the academic year every educational institution resembles a madhouse!
Forum: Doctor Who 13-09-2014, 20:28
Replies: 643
Views: 58,203
Posted By jerseyporter
Carry on Screaming - my favourite Carry On film...

Carry on Screaming - my favourite Carry On film of all! :) I can just hear Peter Butterworth saying that now!

As for the episode, need to watch that again to get my head around it... but probably...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-09-2014, 19:22
Replies: 11
Views: 4,717
Posted By jerseyporter
Blimey, seeing Alan's name is a blast from my...

Blimey, seeing Alan's name is a blast from my past! I did my teacher training at LSU College in Southampton, and a certain Mr Lambourn ran our 'Media Resources' centre' during the day, before going...
Forum: Showbiz 12-09-2014, 07:43
Replies: 34
Views: 2,792
Posted By jerseyporter
And what a voice it was - booming and so unique...

And what a voice it was - booming and so unique to him! R.I.P. Sir Donald.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 09-09-2014, 21:23
Replies: 28
Views: 1,464
Posted By jerseyporter
It is said that Houdini often proclaimed that he...

It is said that Houdini often proclaimed that he could survive any blow to his abdomen - hence many people being given the chance to land a blow over the years. It is very relevant to see this...
Forum: Doctor Who 09-09-2014, 21:08
Replies: 17
Views: 1,573
Posted By jerseyporter
Perhaps 'satellite' is used here as a catch-all...

Perhaps 'satellite' is used here as a catch-all term that says 'not basic digitial (Freeview)'? It might not be accurate, but it's a quick way of making the distinction between basic digital and all...
Forum: Showbiz 08-09-2014, 21:31
Replies: 2,556
Views: 476,854
Posted By jerseyporter
I don't often contribute to the thread, although...

I don't often contribute to the thread, although I often read it! (And the Dreary).

This 'I'm deaf' motif is really getting to me, though. One of my best friends really is Deaf - I know what that...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 05-09-2014, 07:48
Replies: 239
Views: 24,552
Posted By jerseyporter
To echo 123keithy123 (and apologies for not...

To echo 123keithy123 (and apologies for not quoting your very interesting post!) it's true (in my experience anyway) that students of any age like to know where the boundaries are. I've taught...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-09-2014, 22:21
Replies: 239
Views: 24,552
Posted By jerseyporter
I certainly don't recognise that as a description...

I certainly don't recognise that as a description of the education system in Jersey! Can't speak for the mainland, though - haven't taught in a UK school since I did my last TP in 1990.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-09-2014, 22:07
Replies: 239
Views: 24,552
Posted By jerseyporter
That is so true - I'm always really strict for...

That is so true - I'm always really strict for the first six weeks, every little rule is upheld, no exceptions. By then they've learned what I expect and I can lift the pedal, have fun, be...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-09-2014, 21:54
Replies: 239
Views: 24,552
Posted By jerseyporter
I saw the programme last year where they followed...

I saw the programme last year where they followed the 6 Teach First students. It did look quite horrific in rather too many ways!

Have you stuck it out and survived to come out the other side...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 04-09-2014, 21:17
Replies: 239
Views: 24,552
Posted By jerseyporter
I did four years of teacher training in the late...

I did four years of teacher training in the late '80s, and I didn't get ANY training in classroom behaviour management! I've learned everything I know 'on the job' (so so speak!) via some very...
Forum: Doctor Who 04-09-2014, 18:53
Replies: 26
Views: 2,556
Posted By jerseyporter
My teenagers have no problems with Peter as an...

My teenagers have no problems with Peter as an 'older' Doctor, but they've had no problem with any of them. They love 'the show', and have done since they came to it when it returned in 2005 when...
Forum: Doctor Who 23-08-2014, 19:43
Replies: 1,373
Views: 117,867
Posted By jerseyporter
I take it that's by necessity? I feel your pain,...

I take it that's by necessity? I feel your pain, and mine's only lasting an extra half an hour or so!!!
Forum: Doctor Who 23-08-2014, 19:41
Replies: 1,373
Views: 117,867
Posted By jerseyporter
What's the deal with the red button extra after...

What's the deal with the red button extra after the episode? As we're going to be behind we won't be able to access it straight way, but does anyone know how long it will be available for? I know...
Forum: Doctor Who 23-08-2014, 19:33
Replies: 1,373
Views: 117,867
Posted By jerseyporter
Arghhhh - can't watch live, will be about half an...

Arghhhh - can't watch live, will be about half an hour behind as number 2 daughter has been on the mainland all week on her D of E residential, and the plane has only just landed! The added delay...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 18-08-2014, 12:46
Replies: 411
Views: 15,439
Posted By jerseyporter
Oh, we most certainly do pay the licence fee! We...

Oh, we most certainly do pay the licence fee! We may be governed independently of the UK, but we are 'part of the UK' as far as TV goes, so we pay it just like everyone else!

As for the evolution...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 13-08-2014, 20:21
Replies: 3,502
Views: 331,121
Posted By jerseyporter
I've got a tub of Dime (or Daim as we have to...

I've got a tub of Dime (or Daim as we have to call it now!) bar ice cream in the freezer which I'm seriously thinking of getting out and just eating out of the tub with a spoon - could have a bring a...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 13-08-2014, 20:15
Replies: 3,502
Views: 331,121
Posted By jerseyporter
This is so hard when it's a different oven to the...

This is so hard when it's a different oven to the one you use at home (even if it has got telescopic shelves and a retracting door to salivate over!). I'm not surprised some of them have issues with...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 13-08-2014, 20:11
Replies: 3,502
Views: 331,121
Posted By jerseyporter
I only make sweet biscuits, never savoury - but I...

I only make sweet biscuits, never savoury - but I am very OCD and weigh the dough into equal amounts, and then roll them all the same before I cook them! :blush:
Forum: Showbiz 10-08-2014, 16:26
Replies: 70
Views: 7,409
Posted By jerseyporter
I know I'm going to be attacked for saying this,...

I know I'm going to be attacked for saying this, but it's *their* age, not *there* age - sorry, comes with the English teacher territory! :blush::blush::blush: (Those pesky homophones - we do seem...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 10-08-2014, 10:24
Replies: 1,478
Views: 86,800
Posted By jerseyporter
You seem to enjoy making comments about people,...

You seem to enjoy making comments about people, usually women, that aren't very complimentary. Not sure why. This one has to be the worst, though. Apart from the fact she's a mother who's given...
Forum: TV Shows: Reality 07-08-2014, 11:55
Replies: 3,502
Views: 331,121
Posted By jerseyporter
BIB - Even females? :confused: Oh well, that's me...

BIB - Even females? :confused: Oh well, that's me at 47 creepy then, according to you! But I'd rather wear hair slides and be able to tame my holds-no-style, fly-away, poker-straight,...
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