New year, new news?

I decided I wanted to be a journalist aged 13, and I’ve now worked in the profession for more than 30 years now – so you won’t be surprised to hear that I think it’s an important part of any democratic society. But when I find that even I’m avoiding the news, you know something’s … Continue reading New year, new news?

A new beginning

As the excellent political analyst Alan In Belfast asks,  - does the world really need another blog? The answer to that is that it most definitely does need one like his, but it probably doesn't need one like this quite so much! However, that's not going to stop me I'm afraid! Having spent the last twenty years … Continue reading A new beginning