Shaun the Sheep Visits China Town!

*Updated* First Shaun sighted here ! http://aishaanime.blogspot.co.uk/2015/04/first-two-shauns-spotted-in-covent.html To celebrate the start of the Chinese Lunar New Year, which this year falls on the year of the sheep or goat – there will be two Shaun the sheep (adorned in Chinese style art) mascots residing at the entrance of Chinatown. The best way to describe the patterns […]

Sir Terry Pratchett takes Death’s arm…

“It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it’s called Life.”― Terry Pratchett, The Last Continent Sir Terry Pratchett, renowned fantasy writer for cult classics such as the Discworld series dies aged 66 on 12th march 2015, eight years after being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. “The […]

More cats than tourists on a Japanese island

On a mile-long island of Aoshima an army of feral cats were brought there to deal with mice that infested the fishermen’s boats, the cats since have stayed and bred. The cats survive by curling up in abandoned houses or run around fishing village looking for scraps to eat, the felines outnumbering humans six to […]

Harajuku Girls – Theatre production

“I don’t know a girl who hasn’t been groped on a train. There’s always someone trying to cop a feel. Might as well get paid for it.” Harajuku Girls tells the story of three young Japanese women desperate to pursue their dreams, despite the obstacles that society and tradition put in their way. A play […]