Archive for January, 2013

Mack’s Craic


My second week at BBC Radio Shropshire started with snow, lots of it. There was so much snow that more than fifty schools were closed in the county. The schools were shut for “safety reasons”. Now it’s vital that we look after kids while they’re at school but what are these “safety reasons” exactly? In […]

Mack’s Craic


This week I’m presenting the Breakfast Show on BBC Radio Shropshire. I got here just in time for the snow. I’m staying in Shrewsbury and the odd thing about this town is that in every car park, I get a space right by the door of wherever it is I want to go. It’s weird, even […]

Mack’s Craic


I am going to slow down time itself. As we get older, time feels as though it’s speeding up. When I was a kid, a week was a VERY long time. Now I can hardly believe that another year has flown by. I used to think that it was just a symptom of getting older […]