Blog posts by year and month May 2010

Posts (17)

  1. Things are spiralling out of control for Scarlett. How is she going to get out of this? And what secret is so terrible that she can't reveal to Jimmy?

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  2. After much flirtation with the rather fetching trainer at the fostering workshop, it seemed like a hot date was on the horizon. But a drink invitation and knockback later, "I think it's best if we don't mix business and pleasure"- it looks like playful Eileen is ready to get serious about foster...

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  3. Barbara Rafferty, who played Shirley, will be making a guest appearance in the new comedy show Swots on Radio Scotland this Saturday 22nd May. Other unruly pupils in the class include John Mackay, Raymond Mearns and Elaine Mackenzie Ellis.

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  4. Those eyes... that smile... Oh yes, you are rather irresistible aren't you? And it seems you could be blissfully on your way to becoming a well-kept man. When Lee first graced Shieldinch with his mysterious presence back in December, we soon discovered he was up to no good. After all the ker...

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  5. ...comes from Big Bob. What NOT to say to someone who's just lost their mother: 'I'm really sorry for your loss. I'm dead dead dead dead... ' (running out of words). And: 'Funeral at one o'clock? The more the merrier, eh?' The big fella's blessed with a true case of foot-in-mouth-it is, isn't he...

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  6. Just as we're getting used to Molly, Scarlett's manipulative mother and put-upon Big Bob, who's stout in body and large in heart, another O'Hara is going to shake things up big-style in Shieldinch. Meet Theresa. She's played by Maureen Carr, a familiar face from Still Game, and The Steami...

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  7. So you love River City and you also are fond of gardening - we have the ideal opportunity for you to combine your two hobbies! Radio Scotland's Out of Doors will be broadcasting live from a YMCA in Bellshill on Sunday 23 May - with Shieldinch's own Deek and Bob on hand to help. But the lad...

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  8. Never good words. Deek got the surprise visitors we all hope we'll never get - police on your doorstep with bad news. But Alice Henderson's death was totally out of the blue. It's the end of an era for Deek and the Hendersons: all those years trying to help his mum, as she battled the bottle,...

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  9. 1. The fact that your son may have deliberately killed his granny; 2. The 'whole abduction thing'; 3. The murder of one's husband by the 'Shieldinch Strangler'. Which shameful scenes from the notorious Henderson Family Album did Eileen forget to mention? We can think of a couple of unhappy mem...

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