Day: April 3, 2017

Woman hit with UK’s biggest-ever parking fine

A motorist has been hit with the UK's biggest-ever 'parking fine' after a court ruled she must pay £24,500 for ignoring hundreds of tickets.  Motorist Carly Mackie, 28, parked outside her mother's home and ignored the almost-daily parking charge notices on her windscreen.  She wrongly believed she was entitled to park ...

Veganism Up By 350%

What’s seasonality? Take the test…

If the vegetable crisis that struck earlier this year taught us anything it is that we are now so far removed from the production of our food that we barely know how it gets from field to table. The extreme weather in the Mediterranean and in other parts of the continent ...

TLE meets…. Terence Davies

TLE meets…. Terence Davies

By Linda Marric What is there left to say about Terence Davies that hasn’t already been said? Considered to be one the most accomplished filmmakers of his generation, the director of Sunset Song, Distant Voices Still Lives and Of Time And The City amongst other gems is back with his ...

Why it’s kicking off everywhere

Why it’s kicking off everywhere

As UK theatres fret over how to respond to the increasing national and global crises that are hitting or emerging from our shores in wave after wave of tsunami like proportions: Brexit, Syria, the refugee crisis, Russia, Crimea, Ukraine, Belarus, the Greek meltdown, Egypt, Spain, the Occupy movement, Trump, Brexit, ...

Top Five Heist Scenes in Film

Top Five Heist Scenes in Film

By Michael McNulty With the release of Going in Style on Friday we've been thinking about the best heist scenes in film so get your team, your gloves and safe cracking tools together and settle in, here are five of the best heist and robbery scenes that film has to ...

A Quiet Passion: Film Review

A Quiet Passion: Film Review

By Linda Marric Terence Davies never does anything by half, his ultimate devotion to every single subject he touches upon is the very thing which makes him into one of the most honest and uncompromising artists of our time. In A Quiet Passion, Davies delivers a beautifully nuanced and witty ...