THIS IS WHY GOOD STORYTELLING IS TIMELESS

That a tale of an ultra-orthodox Jewish family living in a closed Jerusalem community should attain a position in the affections of television viewers around the world says much about the enduring power of great storytelling. Maybe, coming as it did, as a global pandemic (and global isolation) unfolded did something to accentuate the power

By |2021-06-08T17:35:36+00:00June 8th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

EVERYBODY’S TALKING – BUT IS ANYONE STILL LISTENING?

I’ve been lucky. My professional and personal lives bring me into contact with a vast array of people. I work in the boardroom advising chairmen and chief executives. While, at the totally opposite end of the spectrum, I walk into a boxing gym twice a week - you try doing that with any pretentious side,

By |2020-08-08T11:59:00+00:00August 8th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

FAIRNESS CUTS BOTH WAYS

Once again, we have the extremes of opinion muddying the waters and, in the process, probably doing more harm than good. I’m actually rather tired now of constantly hearing from some quarters that because I’m white I neither care nor have a conscience. I know how to treat my fellow human beings regardless of race,

By |2020-06-09T12:22:03+00:00June 9th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

FAREWELL, ADIEU, SAYONARA LP TRAVEL MAGAZINE

The final issue of Lonely Planet Travel Magazine is out - and what a sad day it is for any of who care about the finest in print journalism. For many years, it's been one of the world's very best travel publications with terrific long-form features, the most captivating writing, absolutely stunning, transportive photography, and

By |2020-05-29T07:21:10+00:00May 29th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

ALONE BUT NOT LONELY

The image of the sorry looking solo holidaymaker of old has been largely consigned to the bin – and the number of people travelling alone continues to rise. The reasons people now choose to holiday alone has shifted from one of necessity to situations dictated by personal preferences, interests and circumstances. The travel sector still

By |2020-02-24T16:48:01+00:00February 24th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments