Articles Tagged 'Richard Briers'

Gregory’s Girl, FINAL

Brit Binge Watching: Five Pieces Set in Scotland You Can View Online

As you may have heard, Scotsman Peter Capaldi has been cast as the Twelfth Doctor on Doctor Who. Let’s give him a proper welcome by celebrating some outstanding films and TV programs set in Scotland. Take a peek at some uniquely Scottish productions you can view online below: 1. Gregory’s Girl In this BAFTA winning film […]

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British Cartoonist Bob Godfrey Dies

There’s a generation of British inventives, people who were young during the Second World War, and were used to fixing things, and being creative, using materials that were to hand. Somehow, they managed to put these skills to most effective use entertaining children, although, being very capable people they’d be equally at home with adults. […]

Richard Briers

RIP Richard Briers, A British National Treasure

The sad news was announced a few hours ago that the actor Richard Briers has died, aged 79. He was one of the most beloved actors in British cultural life, having made his name in two enormously popular sitcoms – The Good Life (renamed Good Neighbors for US TV) and Ever Decreaasing Circles – and adding […]