It has been a funny year and watching my middle son queuing COVID style for his final middle school exam I realise how tough it has been.Continue reading
Hobbies and curiosities not strictly linked to the work I do.
Anyone who takes a walk around famous monuments in a city like Rome is going to get approached by street traders. Here are the tactics they tried on me outside the Colosseum at the weekend.Continue reading
The hashtag #maratonamentana – the Mentana marathon – what the Italian news anchor on a La7 (channel 7) Enrico Mentana chose to cover the latest Italian political crises exemplifies a singularly heroic approach to something that should really be behind the headlines.Continue reading
Something I really miss not living in the UK. No cricket coverage in Italy and it is not always possible to get the radio either. So I make do with internet updates and tweets from the Test Match Special team.
James Anderson inspires England to a nine-wicket win over West Indies on the final day of the second Test.