Awards and testimonials

Some things people have been nice enough to give me (some of them even came with a cheque)

  • Columnist of the Year – 2012 EDF Energy Media Awards (East of England)
  • Columnist of the Year – 2010 EDF Energy Media Awards (East of England)
  • UK Regional Magazine of the Year (CB) – 2012 National Newspaper Awards
  • The Quality Award (Cambridge Magazine and Features team) – Iliffe News and Media Awards, 2011
  • Also shortlisted for Columnist of the Year, UK Regional Press Awards 2013 and Highly Commended for Columnist of the Year, 2008 EDF Energy Media Awards (East of England). Style and Cambridgeshire Journal magazines shortlisted for Magazine of the Year, 2012 National Newspaper Awards

... and some things people have been nice enough to say about me

“I have to say this – you really have the touch. You make everything sound funny and wise" - Andy Martin, University of Cambridge Department of French

"Intelligent, balanced, well-written piece" - Professor Richard Dawkins

"Best article I've ever read about the band" - Steve Hogarth, Marillion

"Mostly accurate" - Hugh Bonneville (hey, you can't win 'em all)