Robo-Charlie

OK, here’s something potentially exciting. Or maybe not, I don’t know. Below should be a test broadcast of a new animated, moving, speaking website update. It’s witchcraft I tell you. I’ve only just found the website that does it, but it looks...

Kells-a-poppin'

It’s been visitors galore chez Connelly lately. Having waved my showbiz pal Chris off at the airport on Friday night, I hung around the bar until Amanda arrived. Amanda was my first ever TV director and directed the Holiday programme Mills and Boon film. Despite...

Frank and Anthems

My showbiz pal Chris is over visiting this week, which meant a brief return to my murky rock’n’roll past last night. As well as being a sports reporter Chris does some music writing too and was interviewing Gaslight Anthem and Frank Turner for Sky before...

Alba the judge of that

It’s been a surreal few days in ConnellyWorld. On Friday I ended up telling Ray Houghton how I scored a goal at the same end of the pitch in the stadium at Stuttgart as his goal that beat England in 1988 while the BBC filmed me on a rainy day before the last...