by a car park. Needless to say, when l which might represent the srs‘P‘s became apparent that the car was an i
she arrived neither the aforementioned rallying call would he (‘r_t- I-‘rm/om automatic and that none of the tour church lunctionary nor the demiurge could drive it properly. A couple of whom he represents were present. hours in a traffic jam on the M25 didn‘t Perhaps the ways in which the Lord help matters at all and, approaching moves are so mysterious that he Southend, Hunter lelt,decidedly queasy doesn’t drive. The List‘s Associate Editor, Allan and announced that he was going to be Hunter, who was seen on Channel 4‘s SiCk- Saying that they we“! 0" 3" "than Media Show the other week sounding clearwav. his colleagues refused to
and Restless Mutt-es. Anv more suggestions to the Diary at The 1.1’si‘s Edinburgh address.
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business ofdirecting films is oil to Muriel Gray aboutthe shoddy way Stopttte cat. bUtdtd agreeto 'ethlm Wt famously intense. hut it is even worse in whichthelilm industrytreats and drive as slowly asthey dare so he for the first time director. Imagine f Scotland may almost have wished he could catch up. Tossing his cookies then what Broxbiirii-born Michael COUtd eat his words last week. Hunter i into the gette'i he saw the cat recede (‘aton-Jones must have heen going and three other journalists were taken i into the distance blaring the theme
The new editor ofScot/andon through over the past few months down to Southend for an on-location trom ChaintS 0t Fire on its radio, and
Sunday. you may have heard. is one during the making of his first feature ‘ report about the making at the first film ' began to Chase alter it. spreading his
Andrew Jaspan. whose current Scandal. As well as all the usual from Scottish Television's new bounty as he went. He finally arrived on
position is editor ofthe SOSage‘s problems. Caton-Jones has had to i film-making department‘Killing Dad’, location. inavery wellventilated
arch-rival Sunday Times Scotland. A contend with quite a bit of bad press I but the journey down was less than VBhtCle. too late t0t tUhCh and With "0
certain amount of hilarity has been in some ofthe right wing papers comfortable. By the time they arrived at DTOSDCCt 0t getting any t00d Uhtit
occasioned by this appointment which found the subject matter of Heathrow to pick up their hired car, tea-time. though he is Eternally
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commentators have suggested that minister. rather distasteful. He has not eaten since dawn, and this which they provided him.
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with the aim ofputting the S()Sage star. John Hurt. into giving Barry
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