Mar 17, 2017
On World Sleep Day, Justine Brooks tells us how she's learned to live with perhaps the most frustrating bedfellow of all: insomnia.
Mar 07, 2017
In our continuing series saluting the loveliness of places where we love to scoff when we’re out of the house, Justine Brooks introduces her favourite.
Mar 02, 2017
In January, Leicestershire police released the short film Kayleigh’s Love Story, the horrific true story of a child groomed online. Many youngsters have since come forward with similar experiences. And yet social media is part of their world. Justine Brooks talks teens and the internet.
Feb 22, 2017
For the first time, Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan Quartet of novels is being brought to the stage. Justine Brooks hears how April De Angelis has adapted the intense saga about a lifelong friendship between two women into a two-part play, My Brilliant Friend.
Feb 06, 2017
Justine Brooks has moved house about 30 times in her life (so far). It means she’s become a bit of an expert. She shares some tips.
Jan 20, 2017
Five years ago, Justine Brooks’ mum was diagnosed with vascular dementia. As Justine has discovered, it’s a disease that moves the goalposts.
Oct 26, 2016
Justine Brooks was a picky eater and so was her daughter. And forcing them to try things they didn't want achieved nothing.
Aug 03, 2016
Ahead of National Friendship Day on Sunday, Justine Brooks tells us why river deep, mountain high, separate continents be damned – some mates are forever. Wherever they are.
Aug 02, 2016
It’s 30 years since Castle in the Sky, the first of Hayao Miyazaki’s animated tales for Studio Ghibli, was released. Justine Brooks says a heartfelt thanks for the magic.
Jun 20, 2016
Justine Brooks bloody loves a solstice. On Midsummer’s Day, she tells us why.