Month: May 2014

Sporty By Name…

What happens when a former Spice Girl does battle with an Olympic cyclist? Thanks to Melanie Chisholm, we are about to find out. She’s teaming up with Victoria Pendleton and the charity Human Race to take part in this year’s Shock Absorber Women Only Triathlon.   Human Race lend support to a series of disability, cancer, mental health and children’s charities. For Mel C (to give the singer-songwriter and actress her Spice Girls title), the opportunity to get involved was a no-brainer, not least because she has become something of an amateur triathlete over recent years. “I have been...

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World Hickory Open Returns To Carnoustie Country

This October, the World Hickory Open 2014, an international golf competition celebrating golf’s hickory heritage, will ensure the east of Scotland remains in the global media spotlight after the Ryder Cup. This is the third year Carnoustie Country has hosted the World Hickory Open, with this year’s tournament being played on 7/8 October across the world-famous links course at Panmure, on the outskirts of Carnoustie, Angus. “The  World Hickory Open 2013, which was at Montrose, was an outstanding success,” said Lionel Freedman, co-founder and Director of the World Hickory Open, who explained that competitors in this tournament use hickory...

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Interview with Stephen Mangan

You may know Stephen Mangan for his role as anaesthesiologist Guy Secretan in Green Wing, or perhaps as the exasperated Sean Lincoln in sitcom Episodes. Now, you’ll have to get used to him in a whole new framework, as the actor is appearing on the big screen as family favourite Postman Pat. It’s the much loved cartoon character’s first ever feature film, and Mangan is proud to be capturing the thoroughly English postie. “Postman Pat is one of the most iconic television characters and it’s time he is given a chance to show what he can do on the...

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