Six down, two to go. It’s been sooooo difficult to pare down my favourite songs of all-time to a shortlist of eight. In the digital age, I really think Desert Island Discs could be updated to allow for the fact… Read moreDesert Island Discs – Part 3
Stranded, on a desert island. No one else there, no TV, no internet. Nothing else to do but listen to music (your eight favourite tracks of all-time) and read. The Complete Works of Shakespeare will keep you going for a while,… Read moreDesert Island Discs – Part 2
For those of you who’ve been living in a cave (or, perhaps more appropriately, on a desert island!) since 1942, the premise behind the BBC Radio 4 programme Desert Island Discs is a simple one: Each week a guest – a… Read moreDesert Island Discs – Part 1
The general election the Prime Minister said she wouldn’t call is happening today. Then Mrs May decided to call a general election after all, because she needed an unequivocal mandate to enter the formal Brexit negotiations. Apparently, the referendum result… Read moreElection ’17
So the fireworks are spent, the champagne run dry and the headaches are kicking in. Happy new year everyone – welcome to 2017. Fresh hope, renewed opportunity and as-yet-undiscovered possibilities. Or perhaps not. We are waking up this morning to the… Read moreHappy New Year!