Sara Cox interview: Bonding over chips and gravy …

Her dulcet tones grace the airwaves every teatime on  BBC Radio 2, she has a new TV show on the cards and this week her…

My bag and purse style: THAT revenge purchase …

Be prepared for some serious bag talk. Shoe ladies look away now… It was a sturdy plastic lunch box with a cartoon exterior, matching drink…

Panto review: Cinderella starring Gareth Gates, Les Dennis, …

Scenes from life, often in a ridiculous manner. This could easily describe recent scenes in central government or any number of recent reality TV shows. But…

Redcon-1 film: I’m not usually a zombie …

I was still a trainee reporter when I first came across Chee, then a budding film-maker who has only just left school. Our paths kept…

Nut allergy: Risking my life every day to …

I risk my life every day because I want to live. This might sound completely er, nuts, but anyone with a serious food allergy –…

Who do I think I am? I’ve …

This is not really on theme for the blog but my paternal great-grandfather’s story has always been a bit mysterious so I’ve put my investigative…