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Moving forward

Fingers crossed. After seemingly interminable debate (Liverpool or not? Flat or house? Is it too much? Is it too scabby?) and touring an endless variety of unsuitable places, as well as being annoyingly beaten to the punch on places we DID like (I'm tempted to start a new career as a vigilante beating the shit out of buy-to-let racketeers making life impossible for us humble first time buyers) we may have found somewhere. Finally. It's actually quite nice. I look forward to discovering that it's an ancient Indian burial site.

And, because information about Coastalblog's private life is, frankly, dull:

Not I which I shall be yammering on about to my second year class tomorrow (second film down is the jawdropping Billie Whitelaw peformance)

Smackdown of the week,, the wonderful Ben Goldacre on the awful Gillian McKeith.


And quote of the year, Stephen frears, upon receiving the best film Bafta for The Queen: "I'm the Queen of the world!" In your smug face, Cameron (James, that is, not David, though he too is smug. Maybe it's something to do with the surname. Send your nominations for smug Camerons to the usual address)

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