I've been home to Staffordshire to launch the new musical being written by Porthill Players. It was fantastic to meet the team at the Stoke Rep Theatre. If you read the current news page you'll also read about my appearance on David Hamilton's new TV Show alongside old friends Pete Murray and Ed Stewart
Songwriter Lesley Gore dies
Singer Leslie Gore, who topped the US charts in 1963 with her song about teenage angst called It's My Party, has died.
Lesley, who had cancer, died aged 68
at New York-Presbyterian Hospital
in Manhattan. She was discovered
by Quincy Jones as a teenager
and signed to Mercury Records.