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Columns, features, interviews, book reviews, Brexit blog

"No man but a blockhead," wrote the great Samuel Johnson, "ever wrote except for money." Hear, hear!


TV & Radio

Lively discussion and debate

Christina has been on programmes ranging from Newsnight to The One Show, and is a regular guest on Sky News.



Consulting, writing and advising with a human touch

Most stories now are stories of change. Do you know what your story is? And do your reports and publications pack a punch?



Conferences, panels, literary festivals and dinners.

Christina is always thrilled to get away from her computer, and is as happy to be a keynote speaker as a conference chair.


Media Training

Ditch the nerves and speak in your own clear, true voice

To err is human, but to err on live TV isn’t much fun. Christina learnt this the hard way and can make sure you don't.

Brexit Blog


Happy Brexit day? Enjoy your spotted dick

Friendships turned sour. Relationships turned sour. Our country turned sour, and still is. The Labour Party, which had elected as its leader a man who seemed to want to turn the country into Venezuela, decided to copy the country and tear itself apart. Racism? We can do that! Division? Bring it on. Xenophobia and protectionism from a bunch of bullying old dinosaurs? My name’s Len. How can I help?


Pour yourself a nice big glass. You’ll need it.

If Northern, male, working-class voters are the path to the 10 years plus he wants, then sure, he’ll throw whatever cash at them he can. He’ll do whatever it takes. He’ll abolish the BBC and Foxify the United Kingdom, or whatever’s left of it once Ireland has been reunited and Scotland has voted for independence. He’ll castrate, or at least politicise, the courts. Whatever it takes. Whatever it takes. Whatever it takes.