‘This Week’ began 16 years ago and I began appearing regularly half way through its life span. For some inexplicable reason the BBC decided to scrap the programme and last night was its final broadcast. Viewing figures have been consistently above a million, peaking...
On the hottest day of the year so far, I make my first visit to the Felixstowe Book Festival. In it’s sixth year, the festival is centred on the Orwell Hotel which sounds as if it should house the Ministry of Truth and have an Animal Farm in the grounds. What...
The Lowdham Festival has welcomed me three times before but ahead of this year’s event I join my interviewer, John Holmes at BBC Radio Nottingham to be a guest on his regular Sunday morning show. It’s a combination of Stop the Week and Desert Island Discs with our...
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