Smart Spending and Smart Saving Tips
Selling your home
See a show for free
Applause Store offers free tickets to all the TV and radio shows for terrestrial and satellite channels, including pilot shows and American recordings. Sign up for their Gold Club (£15) for priority advance knowledge of new shows. 0208 324 2700, www.applausestore.com
Bradford's National Museum of Photography, Film and Television has five viewing booths - each seating four people - plus a 40-seat viewing theatre which you can book free of charge. Choose one of the museum's 1000s of top recordings then sit back and enjoy. 01274 202030, www.nmptf.org.uk.
Ask your local TV/radio station for tickets to its show recordings. The BBC has an organised system called Audience Services. Popular shows fill up fast but, if you're lucky, you can sometimes get returned TV tickets on the day. There is also a list of forthcoming shows so that you can plan ahead. 020 8676 1227 or www.bbc.co.uk/tickets.
Open House London - 'Architecture in the Flesh (15th and 16th September 07) offers free tours of all sorts
of architectural treasures around London, including Jane's own home
which is open on September 16th from 12.20-5.30 with Jane and
volunteers conducting tours plus tea on the lawn.
© Copyright Jane Furnival 2007, 2008