Tag Archive: Canada

A Study in Sherlock

So far in Murdoch Mysteries, we have seen a pleasant picture of the loveable and law-abiding city of Toronto, a place where Detective Murdoch’s reputation for catching killers has led him to being… Continue reading

Already addicted to Murdoch Mysteries

I have fallen for this show in a big way. It has so much going for it – vintage clothing, the age of invention, mysterious crimes, and Mounties. The wardrobes remind us of… Continue reading

Murdoch Mysteries: Downton Abbey meets Midsomer Murders

On Monday evening the UK will be introduced to the new series of Murdoch Mysteries, a Canadian period crime drama. Set in Toronto at the turn of the century, our hero of the… Continue reading

Royal Mothers, Daughters, and Granddaughters at the Olympics

An unusual historic moment occurred as the Queen opened the London 2012 Olympics, as she became the first reigning monarch to open a second Olympic competition in her lifetime. In 1976 Elizabeth II,… Continue reading

Happy Diamond Jubilee, H. M. Queen Elizabeth II

It is sixty years today since the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in Westminster Abbey, England. She was proclaimed the Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Ceylon, and… Continue reading