Archive for July, 2012


Producers are like magpies. Anyone who shines, we pinch. So when Professor Ian Roberts from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine performed well on Today recently, it was no surprise editors of subsequent programmes wanted in on the action.  The LSHTM's press office phones rang red hot all day. Professor Roberts is the latest of our #expertsonair. His study into population fatness had a number of notable newslines, not least that if we carry on as we are ...