Tagged with Sofie Grabol

Inspector Norse by Lipservice. Lancaster Grand March 2013

Although over the years they have worked with a wide range of talented directors, designers, technicians and administrators, essentially Lipservice is a two woman operation. Maggie Fox and Sue Ryding established the company in Manchester in the mid 1980s and over the years it  has developed something of the status of ‘an institution’, at least … Continue reading


This week I was on BBC iPlayer watching the first three episodes of Borgen, series 2, currently aired on BBC4, this having missed the first series, despite an urgent recommendation from a friend to watch it. Now I see why. The personal points of identification are so strong. Well, no, I never got to be … Continue reading

The Killing 3 and Homeland

The third and final series of Danish television series The Killing ended on British broadcast TV this week and the second series of the US programme Homeland has just one more episode to run. I recently had a conversation with someone who, like me,  had initially been a fan of both these shows set around … Continue reading