A Law Unto Himself

Everyone who has had any kind of training in the art of radio will have been taught the concept of Theatre Of The Mind. The idea that through artful spinning of words, a presenter can colour in the mental pictures he is painting and leave the listener with a vivid…

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Where The Trade Goes

Yes, this is about work again. Deal with it, I’ll find another fixation soon. Last night I did a terrible thing. I willed the England football team to lose. My role for the evening was producer of the show dedicated to covering England’s Euro 2012 qualifier match against Switzerland at…

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Station Of The Year Much?

We all knew before the people at the ceremony did. This was thanks to an overzealous online editor at the Guardian who accidentally published the writeup of the Sony Awards winners and losers just after 7pm, thus breaching the embargo and ensuring anyone with their eye on the ball knew…

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