I settled down with interest to watch the mumsnet debate with David Cameron last week. It was a really unsatisfying experience. I sighed, unsurprised, and largely forgot about it. Then I saw that several papers decided that the Tory leader was ambushed by nappies as Brown got bombed by biscuits. It really gave me something […]
Everyone likes a nice cup of tea… but I’ve discovered a new tea experience. Jennier Teas takes this to a new level. Beautiful, pure teas with exotic sounding names. Ding Dong Jade Oolong anyone? And what about this glass mug thing with a place to put the leaves. The idea is it’ll clean my palate […]
So the Write Factor competition over at the STV website trundles on. Today I wrote about Scotland and its attitude to drink and drinking. It’s always struck me as a bit strange that the nation is so very fond of – and good at – one of the very things that is killing it from […]
I might just have mentioned that I’m one of the finalists in the STV Write Factor competition. I did, didn’t I?Anyhow, here’s my first offering. Please have a look and, if you like it, leave a comment and perhaps tell your friends.
I am very excited by the news that I’m one of the ten finalists in STV’s Write Factor competition. They are looking for new columnists for their website and the prize is a six-month contract. Part of the measure will be how many visitors and comments each entrant attracts. So, once I get going, please […]