The fourteen of you who listened to the podcast version of From The Sublime may remember there’s an episode not in the current feed, which marked the first and ultimately only episode from the aborted second series.
The Buck Rogers Burger Station wasn’t the only sci-fi themed fast food restaurant to unsuccessfully try and attract hungry nerds. Another one popped up in the middle of the Cambridgeshire countryside in the 1990s, with predictable results.
Ahead of the impending 20th anniversary of Princess Diana’s death, a look at what it was like to be a young journalist covering the biggest news story in years – and why the film The Queen has a particular relevance.
35 years ago, someone decided that a burger restaurant franchise based on an already defunct sci-fi TV show would be a great idea. And Glasgow would be the best place to launch it. It went as well as you’d expect…