There's still a huge amount of confusion, not just with foreigners, but also with the citizens of this great land regarding what certain places are called. The main reason I decided to bring this up is because where the house is that I currently live in is supposedly in about 4/5 different named areas... and it causes major confusion when I try explaining it. Anyway, this isn't about me, it's about this wonderful nation/country/whatever... do we call it Britain? Great Britain? United Kingdom or the British Isles?
To save the confusion, I believe this quick Geography 101 I've... [read more]
Now if you remember me saying in my previous post that after that day (24th Jan) I will no longer be 95% human, 5% stainless steel ... well sadly that didn't happen. Yes, the operation got postponed. Again. What made it worse though is that I received the phone call to tell me it'd been cancelled when I was already halfway to the hospital - we had just drove through Coleshill and the phone signal was crap. Though, I do remember a street we passed and I had to take a picture - just for the sheer fact of it... [read more]
Checked my emails in the early hours of this morning and noticed one titled "Britain's Got Talent - Your Audition" and immediately thought, ahhh it'll be something just to say that "due to the thousands of applications, we regret to inform you that you have not been excepted" ... well it didn't quite turn out like that... yep, that's right... I've been given an audition. An audition for Britain's Got Talent.
Well it seems I must get myself sorted out then for the audition... oh god, what am I going to do?! Be... [read more]
Susan Boyle has just sang Elaine Paiges "Memory" from Cats. She did catch a few dodgy notes at the beginning, however she picked it up and gave a brilliant performance. The ending was brilliant too! You go for it girl!!
Well as you've noticed I've had a "Susan Boyle for BGT'09" at the top left of dalehay.com for the past week and I just want to say, I hope she wins! What a voice! Also over 20 million collective views on YouTube. There is also loads of overseas coverage of it too and also it's rumoured that she'll be on The
Opera Oprah Winfrey Show.
Show your support and vote for her when it gets to that time!