Ken Smith's Diary

  • 27 November 2014

    A PUB quiz in Glasgow the other night where the young quizmaster read out:

  • 26 November 2014

    SCOTS actor and writer Tony Roper recalls in his just published autobiography, I'll No Tell You Again, that despite being a Celtic fan he appeared in a comedy sketch on the show Naked Radio as a Celtic director, when the club had a reputation for parsimony, taking all the empty bottles from the terracing to the local shop to get money back on the empties.

  • 25 November 2014

    SCOTS broadcaster Paul Coia has come up with what he reckons is the best excuse he has received for a tradesman not getting in touch.

  • 24 November 2014

    THE HERALD story abut a rehabilitation clinic in Ayrshire offering meditation reminds reader Bob Jarvie:

  • 21 November 2014

    THE death of Motown singer What Becomes of the Broken Hearted Jimmy Ruffin reminds Glasgow-born broadcaster Paul Coia of once introducing Jimmy on live television.

  • 20 November 2014

    NICOLA Sturgeon is the new First Minister.