Last updated 12.06. 2011
- Whilst making some changes to the site I decided that all the 'old' news
would now reside on the new News Archive Page. This is certainly
still worth visiting especially if you are new to this site. All
current news will appear here.
NEWS ARCHIVE Here
12.06.11 - WEEK OF APPEARANCES FOR JOHN!
Ahead of John's first appearance in Coronation Street on
Friday 17th June 2011 he will also be on the following:
Lorraine Kelly - Monday 13th June
Richard Bacon's Radio 5 Show - 13th June
Loose Women - Friday 17th June
01.05.11 - What
About Robbie Ross?
Of course it is
excellent news about John joining the cast of Corrie, but what of Robbie
Ross? Even John is unaware of Robbie's fate at the moment but he has
been given permission by Corrie to film a final Robbie episode of Taggart.
We all hope they don't kill him off!
JOHN TO APPEAR ON LOOSE WOMEN.
will be joining the Loose Women for some lunchtime chat and banter on the
21st Feb 2011.
07.02.2011 - ONLINE CHAT WITH JOHN - 8th Feb 21.55pm
John is taking part in a live online chat (in vision),
after Taggart on Tuesday 8th February at about 21.55. All you need
to do to take part is log onto
08.11.10 - VOTE
John has been nominated for an
'OFFIE' Award (Best Male Performance) for his role in Breed. To cast your
vote, and I'm sure we would all like him to win, visit:
08.11.10 - PHOTOS OF JOHN IN 'BREED' ADDED
For those of you who were unable to see John in the play
Breed last month, and for those who did there are now some press photos on
the TV & Theatre page and this one to tempt you into a further look.
28.09.10 - JOHN STARS
IN NEW PLAY
John is currently
appearing in a play called BREED. It is showing at Theatre 503,
Battersea Park Road, London. It runs from the 21st Sept until the 16th
October 2010. Tickets cost £14.00. The box office number is 020 7978
7040 or check out the full details at
www.theatre503.com John says that it is going really well and
hopes to get some pictures to me for the website.
26.07.09 - MADE
IN SCOTLAND Starts on STV
series 'Made In Scotland' started last Thursday (23rd July) on STV.
Read more about the show by visiting this link to an article in The Daily
26.07.09 - STV's The Hour
Here is a link to a really interesting little interview
08.03.09 - Mail
On Sunday Article
There is an
article in today's Mail On Sunday travel section written by John about
Glasgow and where he goes to get away from it all. The article is
both informative and also a real insight into John the person.
Picture taken from article.
Read article online
(09.03.09) - Sunday 15th March a 1 hour version of
'Highlands' is to be screened on STV at 9pm.
John has written a piece about his childhood for The Sunday
22.04.09 - John on Radio 5 with Simon Mayo. Available
on the iplayer. Apparently the Taggart piece is about 80 minutes
from the end.
John is to appear on Lorraine Kelly (GMTV)
on 30th April 2009 - the day the new Taggart episode 'Grass' will be
30.03.10 - JOHN TO RUN THE LONDON MARATHON
John is to take part in this years London Marathon on the
25th April 2010 in aid of Leukaemia Research. I'm sure everyone out
there wishes him well. Anyone wanting to send me a 'good luck'
message for John can do so at
firstname.lastname@example.org and I will pass them on.