Judging the JEP Writing Competition

Judging the JEP Writing Competition

I’m delighted to be one of the judges for this year’s Jersey Evening Post Writing Competition. The contest is sponsored by Rathbones Investment Management International and organised in partnership with the Jersey Festival of Words...

5 Reasons you should Read More

5 Reasons you should Read More

It doesn’t matter how you read – the real thing with a paper book or on a Kindle or e-reader, because reading is not only fun, it’s also good for you. Why? Here’s five reasons why reading is good for your health.1. De-stressing 1. De-stressing...

5 Favourite Places to Read

5 Favourite Places to Read

I’m happy if I have a book to read, or my Kindle at hand. Living in Jersey where there’s so much beauty, it’s easy to find places to relax and switch off from the world by reading a good book. Here are my ten favourite places to read: 1. St...

My holiday reads

My holiday reads

During the busy week I try and read as much as possible. These tend to be quick reads, something that will provide escapism and a story to pull me in but, crucially, can be put down and picked up again over a couple of nights, time permitting. Of...

Summer Sundaes

Summer Sundaes

Wipe off your flip flops, it’s going to be a bumpy ride. When Sacha Collins, cafe owner and sundae-maker extraordinaire, meets Italian archaeologist, Alessandro Salvatore in Rome, she’s grateful to him for being her tour guide. Now he’s...