Cannonball Run

The comedy film, Cannonball Run, revolves around a crazy cross-country car race in a selection of weird and wonderful vehicles. It features an all-star cast playing the contestants, who gather in Connecticut for the start of the illegal anything-goes event. The race in the 1981 film was based on the

Cliff Richard’s Summer Holiday

With a career spanning 60 years to date, music legend Cliff Richard is one of the most enduring pop stars of his generation. Now aged 77 and celebrating his diamond jubilee in the entertainment industry, the veteran star is showing no signs of slowing down. To date, he has sold

Cilla Black: Dirty as a Dustbin Lid

Legendary singer Cilla Black enjoyed a successful career in the entertainment industry spanning more than half a century. The Liverpool-born singer, who was also an actress, author and TV presenter, began her career back in 1963, when she was famously discovered while working as a cloakroom attendant. She went on

Carry on Camping

Carry on Camping is the 17th instalment in the series of British comedy films famous for their saucy seaside postcard humour and scripts filled with innuendo. Released in 1969 by the Rank Organisation, it features an all-star cast, including Sid James and Barbara Windsor, whose antics at a campsite lead

The Cars: Drive

The Cars were at the forefront of the new wave scene in the late 1970s. The rock band’s biggest international hit, Drive, is widely associated with the Live Aid event in July 1985, after it was used as background music to a video depicting the tragic Ethiopian famine. How did

The Eden Project

The Eden Project is a popular tourist attraction in St Blazey, Cornwall, where hundreds of unusual and beautiful plants are cultivated. The state-of-the-art multiple greenhouse complex features futuristic biomes that house plants collected from all over the world, from a multitude of environments and climates. The largest greenhouse, the spectacular

My Old Man’s a Dustman!

‘My Old Man’s a Dustman’ was a song recorded by Lonnie Donegan in 1960 – it reached number one in the UK charts, remaining at the top position for four weeks. Anthony James Donegan was born in Glasgow, in 1931. He moved to London as a young lad, where he

The top 10 things to see and do in Cornwall

Cornwall regularly tops the polls as the UK’s best tourist destination, and rightly so! It attracts around four million visitors every year, including many who own a holiday home in the much sought-after area. It’s not hard to see the appeal of this region in the south-west corner of England.

Tunes to Drive for!

Driving and listening to music go hand in hand, and what may seem like a boring car journey can be livened up with the aid of some top tunes blasting from the car stereo. Whether you’re embarking on a road trip or the daily commute to work, these are some

Safe Driving Tips for Small Country Lanes

Whether you’re on holiday, taking a leisurely trip out or completing your daily commute, few things compare with driving down a quiet country lane on a hot summer’s day. However, driving along a narrow country lane is not without hazards, so it’s important to take extra care. You may be