Monthly Archives: January 2011

A HISTORY OF FORMULA 1: PART 5 THE 1990′s


The 1990’s saw the rise of the manufacturers and a rise in safety standards that rendered death on the track almost impossible. The decade began with the resumption of the rivalry between Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost, although the Frenchman had … Continue reading

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A HISTORY OF FORMULA 1: PART 4 THE 1980′s


The 1980′s was all about the rise and fall of turbo engines, the War between F1′s governing bodies FISA and FOCA, and the tremendous advances in safety standards that tragedies were now few and far between. This decade also saw … Continue reading

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A HISTORY OF FORMULA 1: PART 3 THE 1970′s


The 1960′s had been a period of change and innovation for Formula 1, and the 1970′s would only build on that, especially when it came to safety measures. The mortality rate slowed significantly in the 1970′s but was still not … Continue reading

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A HISTORY OF FORMULA 1: PART 2 THE 1960′s


The 1960′s was a period of innovation and tragedy for Formula 1, and one of almost complete domination for the British drivers. It was Australia who reigned supreme at the start of the decade though, as Jack Brabham dominated in his … Continue reading

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A HISTORY OF FORMULA 1: PART 1 THE 1950′s


Formula 1 motor racing was first established in 1946, immediately after the end of World War 2, but did not receive full World Championship status until 1950. The 1st F1 World Championship consisted of 7 races held in Great Britain, … Continue reading

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THE RESCUERS (1977) Rated: U


A touching tale of faith, courage and bravery that would bring the Walt Disney Company out of the Dark Age that began with the death of its legendary founder Walt Disney a decade earlier. The Rescuers is Disney’s most successful film of … Continue reading

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TOY STORY 3 (2010) Rated: U


  Pixar’s original and most memorable film series reaches its climax in this 3rd installment of Toy Story. Last time we saw Woody (Tom Hanks) and Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen) and co, Woody was stolen by a toy collector and … Continue reading

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