The London Of ‘Paddington’

I didn’t grow up with Michael Bond’s Paddington Bear stories, and being largely immune to the appeal of sugar-rush candy-coloured ADD-afflicted children’s films, I tend to give kids’ fare a swerve. I’d also struggled with director Paul King’s previous fantastical film, ‘Bunny and the Bull’, which presented London as a cut-and-paste Blue Peter model of cardboard and […]

Re:View – The Duchess Of Malfi

Shelley Von Strunckel, astrologer and lifestyle guru, is as mystified as I am, but ever the trooper she’s packed sandwiches and champagne just in case we get lost. We’re heading out of our comfort zone to a vacant site at Great Eastern Quay in London’s Royal Albert Basin, Gallions Reach, at the end of the […]