Column: LOL, the perils of text speak

  RUOK? I’m GR8 thx. Bit L8 writing this column. BYNT. If you are struggling to read any of the past sentence I suspect you…

Column: Feeding the world

A former colleague once called me a ‘feeder’. A charming expression but he pretty much nailed it. That is exactly what I am. I find…

Column: Identity theft

My name is Nicola Adam. With no ‘S’. Just saying.    Pic by @jabberingjourno I’m not saying she stole my identity exactly (or maybe I…

Column: Naturalised northern Nic

  Once upon a time a teenage girl sat in a car on a long journey and practised being northern. This involved the following: 1.…

Feature: Women are empowered; breast cancer realities

Editor NICOLA ADAM is now just two years younger than her mother was when she was developed the cancer that would kill her. Following film…

Column: Trust issues

I work for newspapers and I’m proud of it. But news is mine – our – currency and we have embraced every way of telling…