Posts Tagged ‘Radio Academy’

In May 2010 we moved to Swindon because I was hired to present “The Graham Mack Breakfast Show” on Swindon’s BBC Wiltshire. It was a lot of fun and I worked with some great people, including two of the best journalists and producers in the business, Richard Crowley and Kate Mundy. It was the first […]


Sean Hannity from Fox News crept up behind Michael Harrison, the publisher of “Talkers” and grabbed him by the throat while I was interviewing him for the latest Radio Academy podcast. It was all in good fun and set the tone for what was billed as “The 17th installment of the talk media industry’s longest […]


Sometimes you get lucky, other times luck goes against you. Now and again both happen at once and cancel each other out. In late 1996, after three and a bit years working on commercial radio in Australia, I decided to see if I could get an on-air job in the UK. I found out that […]