No Review

Tonight, for the first night since January 1st 2018, there will be no bedtime story and no review of a picturebook on our blog. And the reason for this is simple - Bradford council are proposing further budget cuts for their library service (taking the library budget down from £7m in 2008 to £1m for... Continue Reading →

#FRED On the Apollo 11 Moon Landing!

Tomorrow marks the 50th anniversary of the launch of Apollo 11, the rocket that took Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins to the moon! The incredible feat of human endeavour led to Neil Armstrong becoming the first man to walk on the moon and utter the famous words that have been a source of... Continue Reading →

2018 Year in Review!

What started off as a bit of fun for advent in 2017 (thanks for the awesome idea wifey), turned into a New Year's Resolution to read a different book every bedtime with T and from there this blog was born. We have had lots of fun this year and managed to read 367 different books.... Continue Reading →

#FRED on whether Martin Keown might be right

Yesterday T and I, along with many millions of people around the world, watched England beat Sweden and earn a place in the semi finals of the 2018 World Cup! The performance, result and viewing experience were all universally considered awesome bar one comment from commentator Martin Keown... Part way through the match he claimed,... Continue Reading →

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