Is anyone else fed up with the current state of BBC productions?
'Jamaica Inn' was a complete disaster - with mumbled speech and sets too dark to be seen.
It makes me really cross when I think how much it must have cost to make and how many viewers gave up watching it after episode one.
Added by Zena on April 30, 2014 at 20:32 — No Comments
Can anyone help with this poo ID please. I think it's green because the critter whatever it is has been eating the slug pellets I put down, these green poos are on the ground in several areas in my garden and mainly to the sides around the patio, as if the…Continue
The Grand Cinema Leek, Staffordshire - now demolished.
I remember visiting the Grand Cinema, and the film on show that week was ‘The Pit and the Pendulum’. This would have been in the early 1960’s and there was a lot of hype about this particular film. It was billed as the most scary horror…Continue
Added by Silverfox on April 26, 2014 at 11:09 — No Comments
I'm not the best when it comes to DIY - my bright ideas don't often turn out as I anticipate. In order to avoid getting paint on new flooring I painted skirting boards the day before the green carpet was fitted in the bedrooms and on the stairs. The fitter didn't point out what was happening - he had a schedule to stick to. Unfortunately the paint was still tacky so I had a…Continue
Added by JoyO on April 16, 2014 at 16:29 — No Comments
Good Morning Fellow 'Sixtyplusurfers'
It's a lovely sunny morning here in Nottinghamshire and I'm feeling OK. However, having recently returned from a short break in the historic city of York, I feel duty bound to have a little rant about one of my pet hates, which is my perceived decline in the 'Standards & Values' in everyday living, compared with say fifty years ago.
We stayed at an American owned hotel on the outskirts of the city and the standards of service in all…Continue
Hi I have been discussing with friends how we are treated in shops now we are 60+ . Until the last few years we were never regularly called, "Sweetheart" when paying. Has this happened to other Sixtyplusurfers or is it a local phenomenon?
This month we have a brand new competition for you to enter on the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page. We're giving away a Selection of Teatime Goodies from Dotcomgiftshop.
This fantastic prize includes a Regency Roses Teapot, Three Tier Cake Plate and a matching Regency Roses Cup & Saucer.
For your chance to win this fantastic…
We hope you are all well. We have now chosen a winner for the 'Best Photograph of the Month' Competition as featured in the Photo Gallery in the March issue of Sixtyplusurfers.
The winning entry is by 'Wallers6' who sent in a fabulous photograph called 'Up in the Alps at Greoliere by Old Church'. The scenery is stunning and we can see you…
Added by Jenny Itzcovitz on April 1, 2014 at 17:00 — No Comments