I’ve been meaning to write about Derek for a few days now. The ads for the new series have drawn my attention to it. So I watched series one at the weekend.
I didn’t think I’d like it.
I didn’t want to like it.
I thought Ricky Gervais would be crass and insensitive.
I was wrong.
It’s not perfect, but it hits a tone and sends some messages.
Watch and tell me what you think.
There’s a new documentary on the telly this week.
Looking at Older People’s Services in Birmingham.
If it lives up to its billing it will be worth a watch.
If you are reading this after 17th April I’m sure it’ll be on I player. I’ll post a link when it’s up.