BBC PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, SIR ANDREW DAVIS Elgar, The Crown of India
If only the Huns had had skateboards in 200BC.
I REALLY liked the latest full-length animation from Walt Disney Pictures. It's sharp, doesn't have too many stupid songs and it's funny, particularly the character Mushu, played by Eddie Murphy. The story of Mulan is based on an ancient Chinese legend. The Huns, led by the ruthless..read more
HERE's a niggling point. The Allies' descent upon Normandy, 50 years plus a day ago, has been described in many newspapers of recent days as the first successful invasion of Europe for yonks. Leaving aside troublesome Turks in the Middle Ages, and Attila plus Huns, and Ghengis with his Khans,..read more
A nice piece, Mr Attwood. Times sound tough now that the AFL is under siege from the northern huns of the rugby league. But if you think that's scary, you should see what it's like living up here, inside the palace gates. The league warlords have got..read more