Monthly Archives: March 2012

A New Opera Diva?

Last Saturday we went to see Northern Opera’s production of Norma at the Theatre Royal in Newcastle. I have to admit that the reason for going was just for the one lovely aria I knew, (Casta diva) performed memorably by … Continue reading

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Passengers or Customers?

Just returned from a train journey to London which posed a few interesting questions. First, the possible loss of the word passenger from the English language in favour of customer. (We’re even called customers on the Underground.) It seems to … Continue reading

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