Sky’s Andy Gray is sacked… the end to a particularly bad week for News International?

It’s turning out to be a bad week for News International. First, Andy Coulson resigns as Director of Communications for David Cameron. More Celebs then join the numbers already suing the News of the World over the phone hacking scandal. At the weekend, Sky Sports presenters Andy Gray and Richard Keys play the sexist card at the Liverpool v Wolves game. Then to top it all off, it transpires David Cameron enjoyed a lovely festive dinner with New International’s James Murdoch and the company’s Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks. Just 20 minutes ago, Andy Gray was sacked – after yet more tapes revealed even more sexist comments…. and it’s only Tuesday, who knows what’s going to happen next!

Stop Procrastinating & Start Writing

If you’ve been given the job of updating the company blog or newsletter even just knowing where to start can feel intimidating. We are all experts at putting things off. When a task looms large in our heads, it can sometimes feel easier to just ignore it and do something easier instead. All writers procrastinate. […]

How to Write Headlines

A quick heads up on why the words at the top matter. Headline writing is a true art form. Armed with just a few well chosen words you can convey a great deal within a matter of seconds. It’s no surprise then that with so much riding on headlines a lot of thought goes into their […]

My Top Writing Hates

Writing for a living can be very rewarding. Every day you create something new; bringing new ideas to life. But EVERYONE has little bugbears about their profession and writing is no exception. Now it goes without saying that I love what I do… but every so often I feel the need to count to ten. […]