❉ The Beatles’ Christmas records were as as joyous as anything they produced, if much sillier.
❉ This week, Matthew Sweet on eating macaroons with Olivia de Havilland and being insulted by Tom Baker.
❉ We’re asking, they’re answering: This week, writer, broadcaster and T-Rexpert, Mark Paytress.
❉ The anarchic genius of Kenny Everett, on what would have been his 72nd birthday.
❉ The BBC Christmas tapes make interesting, infuriating, amusing and depressing viewing… But are they any good?