Was privileged to be part of this excellent podcast produced by Lisa Mainwaring. It wasn't related to my work, but Lisa has produced me on other programmes, so asked if I'd talk as a cancer patient on the episode focusing on The Christie: If you want to listen:
Recently I did a pre-record with UCB, who used a short segment of the interview the same day. Today, 3 minutes of the interview were used in UCB's 12 o'clock news programme, and the full version was on 'News Extra' on UCB1 by 1pm. You can listen to the interview here (just under 10 minutes):
Yesterday some new research was released under headlines such as: 'Smartphone 'addiction': Young people 'panicky' when denied mobiles' (BBC) 'One in four children 'have problematic smartphone use' (Guardian) '23 per cent of young people show "problematic smartphone usage": report (Mobile Marketing Magazine) One in four teenagers ‘face mental health risk’ from phone addiction (The Times) Smartphone ‘Addiction’ Amongst Teens Is A Thing Now Oceans Vibe News A quarter of young people are 'problematic' smartphone users, King's…
Earlier today I had a conversation with the news team for UCB radio, and manage to capture this snippet used this evening (the rest will follow later, as we talked more generally about social media/the election): I'm keeping tabs on some interesting links on Wakelet. Interestingly the parody account for Boris Johnson was right on top of it, demonstrating just how quickly the internet can respond:
I spoke to the Inspirational Breakfast team on Wednesday morning, and then this was broadcast Thursday morning. You can listen to my thoughts online.