From Roundabout Top Trumps to Bail Out Bingo….

Advertiser issue 26

The latest issue of the Manx Advertiser is now out, featuring Paul’s column.

This week he ponders the possibility of a Manx version of Top Trumps and wonders whether there would be government support for a Bail Out Bingo game.

The magazine also features an interview Paul did with the team from the youth service’s Soundcheck project.

Click here to read the online version of the Manx Advertiser.

Latest edition of the Manx Advertiser gets a new look


The latest edition of the Manx Advertiser has a new look, with more editorial articles and a pullout entertainment section.

In his column. Paul Speller suggests the great moments in life that you should keep an eye out for.

Click on the link below to view an online version of the magazine.

Manx Advertiser

Blog Archive: Dora the Explorer brings in nearly 40,000 hits

A blog piece, written last year, about the children’s television show Dora the Explorer, and how it has changed from challenging gender stereotypes to conforming to them, has had more hits than any other blog entry by Paul Speller. Dora the Explorer, Google Images, Yahoo Image Search At the moment, it has already passed the 39,000 hits mark. So, in case you’ve missed it, just click on this link and it takes you straight there.

The demise of Dora the Explorer as an early years feminist icon

Don’t worry, it’s not as serious as you might fear. To see Paul Speller’s full blog, click on the link in the menu bar at the top of the page.