My first holiday with friends

Sun, sea, sand, and plenty of cheap alcohol. Sounds like a pretty perfect combination, right? Well, my first 'proper' holiday with friends was huge amounts of fun, even if now I am currently nursing a bad throat infection (I had to Google what strep throat was once my doctor had told me). Yay. Anyhow, I [...]

5 books you HAVE to read this summer

I have no shame in admitting that reading is a big hobby of mine. So, as holiday season looms, I thought I would pick five of my favourite reads to share with you. Enjoy! Driven, Toby Vintcent This book is a pool-side must. It is a thriller, a page-turner, an absolute gem of a book. Toby [...]

Formula 1 and abject poverty: The truth about Baku

Just a stone’s throw away from where the Formula 1 circus has rolled into town, thousands of people are dwelling in abject poverty. Baku has an atrocious human rights record, but that isn’t all the capital of Azerbaijan is dealing with. A significant number of people living in the capital city are surviving on less [...]

The power of motorsport

Motorsport is powerful, immensely so. It is compelling, addictive and always leaves you wanting more. It gives you that high, that rush, that adrenaline. Then, when it is all over, it leaves you gasping for another installment. Imagine how the drivers must feel. The risks involved are sensational, breathtaking. Utterly incredible. The laws of science [...]

One brave battle

To be told you have cancer is devastating, especially when you have been diagnosed for the 4th time and you’re 18. But this time, there is no sugar-coating it; the cancer has spread to different places. You have secondary tumours, also known as metastatic cancer. I wanted to tell you Esther Greene’s story. She is [...]

Suzi Perry: “Just be yourself”

"I tell you, I was talking about this the other day to somebody who works in television," Suzi Perry, a motorsport broadcaster, begins. "We were discussing how different television presenting jobs are. They are literally night and day between shiny floor entertainment and autocue sport presenting. "She works for Sky and she was saying people [...]

Motoring version of Netflix launches in the UK

Motoring fans able to access more than 2,000 hours of premium automotive content, live and on demand Racing highlights include European Le Mans series, Pirelli World Challenge, FIA Formula 3 European Championship and 24-hour Nurburgring Coverage of special events including Goodwood  and the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, complemented by original programming and live exclusives Until [...]