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Zella Compton

A fire at Browndown in Gosport set by 'idiots' on July 12 seen from Calshot beach on the Isle of Wight. Picture: Jan Sutton

Gosport firestarters are idiots: OPINION

I don’t know the ages of the idiots who have been named in conjunction with the fire at Browndown Ranges last weekend, but I am hoping very much that they are not teenagers as that would just be so utterly cliché.
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Paddy McGuinness, Chris Harris and Freddie Flintoff with a McLaren 600LT in the new series of Top Gear which airs later this month

Team Gear team told big porkies about condiments: Zella Compton

Top Gear is about to restart on the small screen. It’s not my favourite show.  I’m not that bothered about cars, and I really rather disliked previous presenters and the cavalier attitudes which were shown to other people’s cultures and countries, but sometimes it’s on in the background.
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Three of the UKs biggest mobile networks will be increasing their prices. O2 and Three customers will see 2.5 per cent increases with EE increasing theirs by 2.7 per cent.

Does your phone tell you off? – Zella Compton

My phone is judging me. And it’s annoying. I love the notion that I have more computing power at my beck and call than when men went to the moon in the 1960s. But I don’t often use it, so I wasn’t aware it was spying on me, collecting data.
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Phoebe Waller-Bridge in Fleabag

Stones Roses tribute gig left me covered in beer – Zella Compton 

It’s been a long time since I was covered in beer, but that’s what happened on Saturday night when I took my daughters to a gig in Portsmouth. It’s hugely important that young people get to see live music, and experience the absolute and extreme joy of being in a crowd choir, of sharing a bigger experience.
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