TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY 3rd DECEMBER 2018! This year is our 19th year of panto at BBC Radio Humberside and Look North - and we're very excited to be presenting Robinson Crusoe and once again raising money for BBC Children in Need. We hope you'll come and support us! This year's cast members include Look … Continue reading BBC Panto – Jan ’19 – all you need to know
OK, this may seem a little weird, but that's never stopped me before. I'd love to know if anyone else has done anything similar! A few years ago I decided to write a book for my son, and only for him. I have no idea when he'll read it or even whether I'll finish it … Continue reading A book for my son
I feel like the luckiest person alive! For the past five years I've been able to work with the most incredible team of people - the best around - presenting the Breakfast Show at BBC Radio Humberside. It's been announced today that the show will change in September - and so 'Lizzie & Carl at … Continue reading The end of an era
For the past 10 or so years our family has spent the same week in May each year in a lovely place on the west coast of Scotland called Portpatrick. Picture postcard pretty We were introduced to the place by a good friend, and 3 or 4 families and close friends of ours rent a … Continue reading My favourite place in the world
Let me start by saying that I love social media. I like feeling connected and, being a news junkie, I love knowing what's happening the world at every given minute. But, lately, social media seems to have become more about aimlessly scrolling through drivel - and less about being informed. Young people say that Facebook … Continue reading Should I quit social media?
Last night we were invited to be guests in Hull Truck Theatre’s latest production ‘The Culture’. Think Hull City of Culture 2017 meets W1A. It’s a bit like that comedy ‘Twenty Twelve’ following the organisation of the 2012 Summer Olympics in London — but set in Hull’s culture office during the transition period and handover to Coventry. … Continue reading Behind the scenes
Well that was a first!! I've got something brilliant to tell you. I've always wanted to do stand up comedy. I've talked about it for years. To the point where Michelle just told me to go and get on with it. So, every Saturday for the last four months I've been to London and back to … Continue reading Well, that was a first…
Right, here's my New Year's Resolution. I'm determined to ignore people who CONSTANTLY talk Hull down. Honestly, you should read the views of some people who get in touch: "Should have spent all that money on pot holes and keeping old people warm"...... "What a waste of money, Hull will always be a s**t hole"...... … Continue reading It’s our chance to shine