Posts Tagged ‘News’

It is such a cliché to begin a piece with the sentence ‘with the election in full swing’ or ‘campaigning began in earnest’ – so I am going to use words to that effect. No I’m not, I’m just going to bite the bullet and jump on the bandwagon.  With the election in full swing, […]


Another weekend comes around and another week’s events calms down as the sediment kicked up in the big work pond decides to settle. This time next week I will be in the Middle East. This time last year I thought that if I were to go to the Middle East it would be to write […]


Who these days has the inclination to use their influence to change what ought to be changed? Barack Obama’s historic parade into power resounded with optimism and promises of change. The three political party conferences over the last month left the echoes of stirring keynote speeches orating notions of solidarity and fortitude ringing in our […]


I am open to the obvious changes that journalism is undergoing, the Internet has revolutionised how we access our information after all. However, after hearing Twitter rumours about Rupert Murdoch charging readers to read online news sites, I brushed the idea aside thinking nothing of it but a scheme that would go no further than […]


Well hello. Its been a jam-packed three days and tomorrow will be my final curtain call at Channel M before my stint on the Breakfast show in the future… when in the future even I don’t know but ti has been promised. Anyway I’ve been out and about on a lot of “packages” and “minis” […]