Archive for June, 2012

Mack’s Craic


I’ve just got back from my latest trip to the USA. First stop was New York, where I was a finalist as “Best Talk Show Host” at the New York Festivals “World’s Best Radio Programs”. New York is a good place to give awards to radio people from twenty-seven different countries because it’s such a […]

Mack’s Craic


I’ve got an idea for a TV show. I got the inspiration when I heard the news that Kevin McCloud from ‘Grand Designs’ won’t be building more eco-homes in Swindon. I started thinking about ‘Grand Designs’, if you haven’t seen it, let me describe a typical episode. It’s a documentary about a couple who build […]

Mack’s Craic


It’s the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and it poured down just like it did for the Silver Jubilee in 1977 and the Coronation in 1953. It’s a British thing; we celebrate the rain of Queen Elizabeth. Britain really is an amazing country. We might be in the grip of a double-dip recession but we can still […]