Blog Posts - Preston

What are the benefits of early childhood bilingualism? Preston Library 1.30pm Monday

by wembleymatters on Dec 1, 2016

A message to tonight's meeting of Brent Labour Group from a local resident re Preston Library

The Labour Party presentation making their promise to Preston LibraryThe Labour Group is meeting tonight and will discuss Preston Library.  This is a letter to them from a local resident:Dear Brent Councillor,I know that tonight the labour group...
by wembleymatters on Sep 5, 2016

"Dear Mo, we feel political parties ought to keep their promises..."

Letter to Cllr Muhammed Butt, leader of Brent Council. from Philip Bromberg of Preston Community LibraryDear Mo,I hope you're well. I write, as ever, as Chair of Preston Community Library (PCL). The report on the future of the Preston Library site wa...
by wembleymatters on Sep 5, 2016

Broken promises threaten future of Preston Community Library

From Philip Bromberg of Preston Community LibraryOn September 13, Brent Council's Cabinet will consider plans to re-develop the Preston Library site. The intention is to build flats and a new 'community space'. These plans are a serious threat to the...
by wembleymatters on Sep 4, 2016

Margaret Preston Paintings Collage

Margaret Preston...
by Arts On My Mind on Sep 4, 2016

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Kelly Preston And John Travolta’s Relationship

John Travolta and Kelly Preston have been together for what seems like an eternity, or at least in Hollywood standards. The couple met on the set of a film back in the late ’80s and after a year and a half of dating, they got married in 1991. T...
by Celebrity gossip news on Sep 2, 2016

50's to 80's Pop, Rock & Soul fundrasier on Sunday - Preston Library

by wembleymatters on Aug 31, 2016

Sunday Evening Art Gallery Blog — Richard Preston

Talented Canadian artist Richard Preston has been experimenting with textures and shapes all his life. In 1979  Preston began to establish West Coast Jacket – the first in a series of military jackets. Beading or embroidering them, he creates a di...
by Humoring The Goddess on Aug 28, 2016

Trumbo (2015)

Biopic del famoso guionista Dalton Trumbo, en cuyos créditos figuran “Espartaco” o “Vacaciones en Roma”, cuya carrera llegó a su fin en 1940 tras ser incluido en la lista negra acusado de comunista. Titulo: Trumbo Año: 2015 Calidad: DVDSCR...
by on Aug 19, 2016

Toto, “Lion” from Isolation (1984): Toto Tuesdays

Lyrically direct yet with a playful turn on the word "lion," this Fergie Frederiksen-sung Toto song is sharp, funky and precise.
by Something Else Reviews on Aug 2, 2016

Preston Community Library Saturday: Freedom in South Africa the struggle, the film and the book

Preston Community Library will be showing a film about the struggle for freedom in South Africa on Saturday evening.After the showing there will be two speakers, South African editor Mary Omond, and publisher Geraldine Cook, who were involved in the...
by wembleymatters on Jul 29, 2016

Yes, “The Gates of Delirium” from Relayer (1974): YESterdays

Yes sounded looser and more passionate than ever, even as the band lost another key member ahead of 1974's 'Relayer.'...
by Something Else Reviews on Jul 26, 2016

Update on Volunteer Libraries in Brent

The Willesden Library meeting I attended last weekend was an odd hybrid of Brent Library service and the various library volunteer groups in Brent.  The format began with some presentations on the library and culture service from the Council sta...
by James Powney's Blog on Jul 8, 2016

Coronation Street Blog Interview with Tristan Gemmill

(This post was originally posted by Ruth Owen on the Coronation Street Blog in May 2016, reposted to this blog with permission.) On Monday I headed down to Sheffield station, confident that I would be in plenty of time to get to The Lowry Theatr...
by Bluenose Corrie Blogger on Jun 17, 2016

Papas Ala Fuerza: Old Dogs (2009) DVDRip

Dan (Robin Williams) es un padre divorciado que tiene que hacerse cargo de sus dos gemelos de siete años, mintras que Charlie (John Travolta) es un amigo soltero que le ayudará a intentar salir airoso de este desafío. Al mismo tiempo, la empresa e...
by on Jun 14, 2016

Ray Wilson – Song for a Friend (2016)

'Songs for a Friend,' dedicated to a close confidant who passed away in 2015, shows a decidedly personal side to former Genesis singer Ray Wilson.
by Something Else Reviews on Jun 2, 2016

Yes, “The Revealing Science of God: Dance of the Dawn” (1973): YESterdays

If something works in pop music, it's usually then run into the ground. Yes seemed immune to the axiom as 1973's 'Tales From Topographic Oceans' arrived.
by Something Else Reviews on May 31, 2016

Steve Porcaro, of Toto: Something Else! Interview

Steve Porcaro has always been considered an ace songwriter, a trusted sideman, the ultimate team player. Now, he's ready to step out.
by Something Else Reviews on May 26, 2016


JFK+50:  Volume 6, No. 1957BLOOD-LETTING ON THE SENATE FLOOR 160 YEARS AGO TODAYWashington, D.C. (JFK+50) One hundred and sixty years ago today, May 22, 1856, Massachusetts Senator Charles Sumner,  a few days after giving a speech...
by JFK+50 on May 22, 2016

Equity Trailer

Senior investment banker Naomi Bishop’s world of high-power big money is brutal and fierce, and one she thrives in. When a controversial IPO threatens the fragile balance of power and confidentiality, Naomi finds herself entangled in a web of p...
by Box Office Buz on May 21, 2016

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