(29) BBC Four TV, England – The “Director’s Cut” version of Freddie Mercury: The Great Pretender received its television premiere on BBC Four tonight at 9pm, which meant two of Keith’s past programmes were screened on the BBC in the space of eight days. Impressive stuff!
(25) Christmas Day – Merry Christmas to you! Keith spent the great day, like last year, with his family and volunteering with the staff & patients at his local care home. A wonderful time was had by all.
(21) BBC2 – Welcome repeat time, when BBC Four in England, as part their tribute night to the legendary 70s rockers, Slade repeated the 1999 documentary on the band, It’s Slade, which featured some early (13 year-old) archive research by our Mr Badman.
(19) Amazon, Italy - the Book Charts on Amazon in Italy revealed Gli ultimi giorni di Marilyn Monroe: Le relazioni pericolose, le trappole, il presunto suicidio: tutta la verità sulla fine had risen to the No.5 spot in the ‘Bestsellers Cinema e Television’ on Kindle section on the site.
(10) Good news time – Keith’s monthly series for Record Collector magazine, ‘Rockin’ The Box’ was commissioned for another year.
(4) South London – Besides continuing his birthday celebrations, Keith also participated in his first “On the couch” interview for a new (highly humorous) internet television station. News and a direct link to this will follow soon. Watch this space!
(1) Slough, Berkshire – Keith’s annual birthday celebration kicked-off in fine style with a dinner catch-up with some friends at the As Asia restaurant, in Slough.