I work on the show ‘Connect Forces’ on Great British Radio alongside Mike Osman, Andy Reid MBE and Linda Lusardi, I’m fortunate to talk to a variety of incredible people, all of which have a forces connection.
Here are a few interviews that I’ve had recently...
Royal Marine Turned Actor
I speak to ex Royal Marine Commando Thomas Leigh about his switch from life in the armed forces to life on stage.
Brian Wood MC - Danny Boy
I speak to Brian Wood MC about the battle of Danny Boy and how the BBC made his life into a 2 part TV series
Veterans into Logistics
I speak to ex soldier Darren Wright all about veterans into logistics and how he helps veterans to become HGV drivers.
REME Welfare Surprise
I speak to the Royal Electrical Mechanical Engineers Welfare Warrant Officer about a house and garden renovation for the mother of a fallen soldier.
Row Sentinel - Ian Rivers
I speak to ex SAS soldier Ian Rivers who has become the first person to solo row the North Atlantic
SAS Legend Phil Campion
I speak to SAS legend Phil Campion about his busy life, the Army Cadets and his new book.
UK’s First Female Fighter Pilot
I was lucky enough to talk to the UK’s first ever female fighter pilot Jo Salter
RAF Veteran - Afghan Rug Shop
I speak to RAF veteran James Wilthew about his time in Afghanistan and how he came up with the idea to open a rug shop.
I speak to Little Troopers founder Lousie Fettigan about the charity and why she set it up to help forces children.
Forces Wives Challenge
I speak to Forces Wives Challenge founder Heather Sharp about why she set it up and how it empowers and encourages women to get out and take part in some incredible challenges.
Robert Miller Remembering The Falklands War
I speak to Robert ‘Dusty’ Miller about his time in the Falklands and how he didn't tell his Mum that he was going to war!
I speak to Angela Forbes about getting veterans into the construction industry.
I speak to Mandy Small about the tragic loss of her husband Chris and how it affected their son Jamie.