Remembering the gadget we all relied on – what …

As a trainee reporter, the fax machine was both the bane of my life plus the magical supplier of stories. Metres of yellow, curling paper,…

Radio diaries: The airwaves will never be safe …

I have a key so it must be official. They’ve let me loose. The airwaves are never safe again following my radio sign-off which means…

Can’t take the heat? Get out of …

Ah, the unique dilemmas of Brits in the heat. While spending all of our miserable winters dreaming about the fabled round yellow thing that you…

Column: Nomophobia is an actual thing

The worst has finally happened. Following a dramatic plummet from the sofa towards a wooden floor, accompanied by screeching and the issuing of words not…

Column: Let’s have a bbq

Let’s have a barbeque, I heard you cry. As the bank holiday rays beat down, we as a nation all ran outside and lifted our…

Column: what will you be remembered for?

  It would be lovely to think when we depart this world we will leave some sort of legacy, make some kind of mark, prove…

Column: Healthy living (not)

I write this column all the way back in 2007 but I thought you’d like it. I want to say I’ve massively changed.. but as…