Final Short Message

This will be the final short post for a little while. Hopefully I will be able to start posting some lengthier and more in depth pieces over the coming weeks. This is all down to the fact that I have finally submitted my university dissertation. A 41-page epic on the Russian Gulag… thanks for asking!…

West Indies Tour Diary -Day 12

As today is a travelling day, just a small blog from me today. It’s only 6am here in Antigua, but realistically this is the only guaranteed wi-if I’ll get until I’m home on Sunday afternoon, hence the early post.   So there isn’t a great deal to say, except that it’s going to be a…

A Small Gloat and a Big Thank You

Today’s blog is just a very small gloat I’m afriad, feel free to stop reading now. Thankfully, after a stressful interview on Wednesday, I have been offered a place on the Newspaper Journalism Course at Cardiff University.  Anybody who knows me will tell you that I have been desperate to get on the course since…

World Cup: Pool A Grades

Australia B- It’s been pretty difficult to get a handle on the co-hosts in this tournament. They came out of the blocks all guns blazing and dispatched of a woeful England with ease, they then had what seemed like a lifetime to wait before their next match. A rain off against Bangladesh followed by a…

Bathalf

Today I ran a half marathon. It was awful. I’m royally knackered. I can barely engage my brain to walk let alone write something halfway intelligent. But as i’m nothing if not stubborn, I’ve put this blog up to continue my run of 60 consecutive posts. Cheers all