Tag Archives: Kirsty Young

Crushed: Jack Dee’s schooldays, and how he found his Element

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Why do so many of the guests on BBC Radio 4s “Desert Island Discs” talk about distressing and shocking experience of school? Why do so many who will never achieve prominence or celebrity status also do likewise? “Is it because … Continue reading

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An Intelligent Presenter

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Being long-standing listeners of Radio Four’s “Desert Island Discs” we’ve spent many an hour listening to various “islanders” talking about their lives and their favourite pieces of music. Within this programme there’s humour, empathy, enlightened attitudes, intelligent thought, humility – … Continue reading

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Hilarious

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Hilary seems like a decent and interesting person. Apparently she’s one of the multi-millionaire panel members on a television programme called ‘Dragon’s Den’. She’s typecast, obviously, but she seems down to earth, plain-spoken, intelligent and extremely astute. She’s led an … Continue reading

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A Bishop’s Progress Through Multiple Intelligences

Recently we wrote about Yoko Ono, explaining that in our opinion, she demonstrated many of the facets of what it is to be a multi-intelligent human being. She is thoughtful, spiritual, creative, philosophical and appears to be very knowledgeable of … Continue reading

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