Category Archives: Broadcast

Romps – The Radio Show

Radio 4’s Word of Mouth did a whole half hour on journalese, in which I barely plugged the book at all. Listen here.

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“I arrived under cover of darkness…”

I went on the BBC World Service, and offered them a view of London, through the eyes of a foreign correspondent fluent in journalese…

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“Plunder, Pillage and Poison the Well”

My interview on Radio 4’s Media Show, where we dealt with some of the practices of journalism, including the three rules for a death knock.

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Discussing the Journalese book on Ireland’s Newstalk radio

In which Sean Moncrieff and I compare our pet hates.

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Romping on the World Tonight

In which I become the first person ever to sing the Benny Hill theme tune on Radio 4’s leading evening news show…

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