Bear Smiles

There was an entertaining segment on Celebrity Gogglebox the other night which featured Bear Grylls. On the whole the Gogglebox panel didn’t appear to be members of the Bear Grylls fan club. But I wonder if the panel knew that this intrepid adventurer is the great-great-grandson of Samuel Smiles. Hmmm. Possibly not. A few days…… Continue reading Bear Smiles

Gogglebox Celebrity Special

We watched the Stand Up To Cancer Gogglebox Celebrity Special last night on Channel 4. We don’t usually watch Gogglebox and weren’t planning to join in the show’s fund-raising as we already make a donation every month to Cancer Research UK. But we wanted to see Jeremy Corbyn. In the current febrile atmosphere of  Westminster…… Continue reading Gogglebox Celebrity Special