Moved to tears

Simon AllabyAudio, Story

In the 2018 semi-final of the BBC series Masterchef, one of the judges, John Torode, was moved to tears over the apple crumble produced by contestant David Crichton.  Welling up … Read More

Health and Safety

Simon AllabyAudio, Story

In a move that rather took students by surprise the authorities at Pennsylvania State University decreed that the 98-year old Outing Club, which organised outdoor activities for students, was to … Read More

Breaking through barriers

Simon AllabyAudio, Story

Lost in the crowds at yesterday’s London Marathon was one Kathrine Switzer.  Unnoticed today that wasn’t the case when she ran the Boston Marathon in 1967.  At the time it … Read More