How I (sort of) learnt Mandarin in 5 hours
This is what happened when I attempted to learn Mandarin Chinese via an innovative new method.
Whiskey: No longer an 'Old Boys' drink.
A brief discussion of how and why whisky s image is changing.
Why we should re-evaluate the way we talk to strangers
Refusing to talk to people on public transport may not always be the best way forward.
Gin: A short history of Britain's favourite spirit
A brief foray into how and why gin became so popular in the UK