One-off phenomenon or major breakthrough?

What a week that was! I had intended to ‘report’ on how my Five News reading was going as the week progressed but so strong and extra-ordinary were the reactions that I did not have the time – and the weekend was full too as my ‘appearances’ continued to be news and attract comment (seeContinue reading “One-off phenomenon or major breakthrough?”

Breaking the mould?

In the final stages of preparing for my first bulletin on Five News – a little like being on the first tee of a golf course, I’ll be very pleased to ‘get the first shot away’. Doing it all through the week will not only be exciting – because it is such a different worldContinue reading “Breaking the mould?”

A time to remember

We went to a superb performance of John Rutter’s Requiem this morning, to mark Remembrance Day – full of pain, depth and the power of love. The Two Minutes’ Silence was very poignant honouring the courage and service of the Armed Forces and the resoluteness of families bereaved or shaken by devastating casualty. I couldn’tContinue reading “A time to remember”