Be what you love

It’s tough working out what you want to do with the rest of your life – especially if you don’t have any particular favourite subjects at school. But did you know there are… Continue reading

Seven super hero day jobs

Every self-respecting super hero has an alter-ego and that alter-ego usually – unless they’re a billionaire or demi-goddess – has a day job. We’ve explored some super hero day jobs and what everyday life looks like for a super’s alter-ego.

VIDEO: Peace Divided

As part of my Masters I researched, produced, directed and edited a short documentary about reconciliation in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Shot on location in Sarajevo and Mostar the film explores the barriers facing… Continue reading

‘A darkness that can swallow up your life’

I was recently asked to write an article about living with Bipolar Disorder by the excellent Time to Change Wales for the Western Mail. It was published a couple of weeks back. For… Continue reading

PHOTOS: Dubrovnik

A few pictures from Dubrovnik in Croatia (known by many as Kings Landing in Game of Thrones).

PHOTOS: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Some pictures from Sarajevo and Mostar.  

Hay Festival: Fry on Shakespeare and sexuality

“Shakespeare was gay,” Stephen Fry told a Hay audience. “And that’s not just because I want to make him part of my clan. The evidence is incontrovertible”. Fry said that the most powerful… Continue reading

Hay Festival: Britain’s anthem inspiration

‘Britain inspired the American national anthem,’ said veteran broadcaster Peter Snow It was 1814, Britain had defeated Napoleon and now planned to given the Americans “a good drubbing” as well, Snow told a… Continue reading

Hay Festival: Sicilian lemons

Oranges may signal death in the Godfather movies but it is the lemon that is inextricably linked with the beginnings of the Mafia in Sicily, said Helena Attlee, gardening historian and travel writer.… Continue reading

Ukraine Crisis: A new Cold War?

Masked men in militaristic uniforms pace in front of hastily erected barricades in the Eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk. Meanwhile members of the Ukrainian navy call their loved ones from a ship surrounded… Continue reading