Listen up Poms and Aussies. Forget the Ashes. Forget Eurovision. Neighbours is reinventing its iconic theme song and a competition has been launched between Australia and the UK to find a new singer. Have you got what it takes to be the new voice of one of the world's most recognised TV theme songs?To submit your entry you will need to download the famous backing track off the Neighbours website... Read more.
Anagram lovers will not be surprised to discover that "Olympic Park" gives rise to "A Prickly Pom". With only a few days until the opening ceremony in London, the Poms are whingeing up a storm, giving rise to a flurry of "Pommy Bashing" news articles and television programmes in Australia. Mayor Boris Johnson has taken the extraordinary step of telling Londoners to "put a sock in it", describing... Read more.
Ten pounds can get you a long way... at least it used to. A tenner used to buy you a boat ticket from England to Australia. Nowadays it is the cost of watching an Olympic cycling race on a giant screen.The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) has made the controversial decision to charge thousands of spectators a fee of ten pounds to enter the Olympic... Read more.