I'm trapped in the hellish reality of cash and class war

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 24th October 2014

"I shall be watching Spider House... squealing and through my fingers" writes Liz Nicholls

I'm loving those amateur critics and apprentices

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 17th October 2014

"Each series delivers a fresh team of arrogant steely-eyed hopefuls" writes Liz Nicholls

Going batty over a mixed bag of 'educational' TV

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 10th October 2014

"Bermuda, the land of sun and shorts seems to have short-circuited Louis’ brain" writes Liz Nicholls

Why Celia's smirk is brighter than the orange tiles

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 3rd October 2014

"Dashed dreams and sarcastic asides are part of the formula" writes Liz Nicholls

Laugh all you like, little raises a smile quite like Downton

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 26th September 2014

"Lord Grantham is back harrumphing around the house like a camp David Cameron" writes Liz Nicholls

Disturbing images of two different lives in torment

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 19th September 2014

"Becky has nothing to lose because she's already lost it all" writes Liz Nicholls

Dreams of being Jamie's mate have been flame-grilled

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 12th September 2014

"This bunch have a laugh regardless of the fact they're in a trick-or-treat wig and lycra" writes Liz Nicholls

It's autumn and there's a bumper crop for viewing

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 5th September 2014

"The programme manages not to be gloomy even with the subject matter" writes Liz Nicholls

My love affair with television is back on again

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

"The kids eat tarantulas, mothers breastfeed monkeys and men dice with death" writes Liz Nicholls

Tears and laughter as we view great career moments

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

"Mork declared he'd had fun and hopefully cheered up many lives (blub)" writes Liz Nicholls

Forget the fakery for life in the raw with a hangover

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 15th August 2014

"This is proper farming, not larking about with a couple of chickens and an eglu" writes Liz Nicholls

Crossing the line is (sometimes) right and funny

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 8th August 2014

"Adam Hills could give most politicians a run for their money in the brains stakes" writes Liz Nicholls

BBC leads the way in coverage of war’s centenary

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

"The Abbey will descend into darkness until only a single candle flickers" writes Liz Nicholls

Watching lives through a lens is disturbing telly

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 25th July 2014

"The Up series is one of the most pioneering reality TV experiments in history" writes Liz Nicholls

In Utopia, it's true they are out to get (nearly) all of us

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

"No spoilers here but a scene with a toddler and a rabbit was beautifully, brutally done" writes Liz Nicholls

Gritty viewing of teens at home and overseas

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 11th July 2014

"They are forced to toil in a mechanics yard with the threat of a beating" writes Liz Nicholls

Good luck girls but you deserve better than this

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 4th July 2014

"At least Paddy's willy jokes had a bit of cheeky charm. Brian's don't" writes Liz Nicholls

Watching airhead Joey Essex in Brazil is a real education

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 27th June 2014

"Pour the man a beer and send him to Glastonbury with the 297 BBC staff on a jolly" writes Liz Nicholls

RIP to Rik Mayall 'the man, the myth, the legend'

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 20th June 2014

"A healthy dose of disgusting, anarchic comedy went down a treat" writes Liz Nicholls

Bike vs. car wars are nothing new to us in Oxford

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 13th June 2014

"Your right to privacy is curtailed if you happen to be a council tenant in this South Coast city" writes Liz Nicholls

Seduced by BBC's naturefest and stress flies away

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 30th May 2014

"Springwatch is as alluring as the smell of someone else's barbecue" writes Liz Nicholls

Candid cameras catch the joy and pain of the Baftas

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 23rd May 2014

"This is an occasion when those acting classes really come in handy" writes Liz Nicholls

Taking bad days at the office to a whole new level

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 16th May 2014

"The pace is pulsing, hopping about time frames like a super-slick Quantum Leap (but with Mancunian accents)" writes Liz Nicholls

Leave it to Rupert Everett to bring sex into your living room

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 2nd May 2014

"It is fair to say Rupert breaks down barriers in a way that, say, David Attenborough might not" writes Liz Nicholls

Checking Inn for a confusing plot and lashings of lust

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

9:20am Friday 25th April 2014

"Four times I rewound the first three minutes to find out why this oddity was happening" writes Liz Nicholls

Tune in, chill out and enjoy some vintage rocking

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Liz Nicholls urges you to check out Jimi Hendrix Night and highlights what else is on offer for the long Easter weekend

Games of Thrones has nudity, violence and now dragons... what's not to love?

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 11th April 2014

"I tried to get my boyfriend to address me as moon of my life. It didn't catch on" writes Liz Nicholls

A gay old time at musical wedding with a difference

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 4th April 2014

"This was a tricky watch for me and I did it through gritted teeth as I'm allergic to musicals" writes Liz Nicholls

Real life stories are harder hitting than any fiction

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 28th March 2014

"It's hard to imagine a more horrifying experience. You almost hope he's guilty" writes Liz Nicholls

Space: totally mesmerising but short on banter

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 21st March 2014

"There was a 13-hour space walk that lacked George Clooney's witty repartee" writes Liz Nicholls

Tom Hollander shows he's the write stuff

Oxford Mail: Tom Hollander in Rev

11:00am Friday 21st March 2014

As gentle BBC Two comedy Rev returns for a third series, co-creator and leading man Tom Hollander, who was brought up in Oxford, tells of unexpected requests for blessings, writing his first episode and piling on the pounds to play poet Dylan Thomas. Jaine Blackman reports

Festival revelry is a brilliant way to spend licence fee

Oxford Mail: Photograph of the Author

11:00am Friday 14th March 2014

"Harry tries to raise his hands to high five a passing hottie before moaning that his pulling days are over" writes Liz Nicholls

Happy Sundays as lead singer probes alien abductions

11:00am Friday 29th November 2013

Liz Nicholls is In Front Of The Box and loving Sean Ryder's look at UFOs

I’m A Celebrity can’t live up to charm of Wonderwoman

11:00am Friday 22nd November 2013

Liz Nicholls is In Front Of The Box to check out I'm A Celebrity

Nadia G, beautiful but bonkers chef, will feed your soul

5:00pm Friday 15th November 2013

Liz Nicholls loves being In Front Of The Box for a delicious episode of culinary chutzpah

You don’t have to be mad to watch them but it helps

5:00pm Friday 8th November 2013

Liz Nicholls is In Front Of The Box to watch a trio of programmes on OCD and finds some deal with the subject better than others






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