We were trying to help Lawson find their dressing room as they arrived at the Manchester Arena on Wednesday for Key 103’s JingleBall Live… when something truly magical happened. LAWSON IN A WHEELIE BIN.
May marked the fourth anniversary of the Manchester Arena bombing – and while four years isn’t a significant anniversary, it was the anniversary of something very significant.
I joined Times Radio, live from the heart of Manchester, to reflect on those four years and the events being held to mark it.
I guest hosted an episode of the RadioToday Programme and wide reaching chat with Chris Mason – about radio, journalism, accents, Westminster, reporting on Brexit and that time he had to fill for three hours live on BBC One.
2020 was the year of pandemic and protest – but it was also the year the nation fell in love with Radio 1 presenter Jordan North. Jordan joined for a long chat about his time on I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, his love of radio and growing up in a military family.
Dominic Cummings has departed Downing Street, just five months after the government threw their credibility under the bus to save him, they’ve thrown him under a bus too. I’ll resist the temptation to suggest that it has ‘£350m for the NHS’ written across it.
I spoke Catherine McLeod – former special advisor to Chancellor Alistair Darling