Addie Thomas shows
Addie presents the ‘Now Show’ on Mondays & Tuesdays (after the Midday News through to 1500hrs on Monday and 1400hrs On Tuesday), Thursdays (1000-1200hrs) and Fridays (after the 1400hrs news through to 1600hrs). Addies ‘Now Show’ is a mix of cross genre music (with occasional themed shows), along with interviews with both Saints and Island visitors on a rich tapestry of interesting subjects relevant to Island life and beyond.
Addie returned to St Helena in October 2020 after a 21 year period, having left St Helena for the UK in October 1999 where she lived in and around London
Addie worked in project and estate management in the Pharmaceuticals Industry, travelling the length and breadth of the UK which she described as Fun, Fun, Fun.
Addie loves travel and her most recent travels from Sep 2019 – Oct 2020 were around the UK and US Eastern Seaboard. She spent Lockdown in Liverpool from Mar 2020 – Oct 2020 having managed to return there from New York City just before the Borders were closed.
In mid 2021 Addie started writing a blog from St Helena called ‘The Girl From The Rock‘ and well worth a regular visit as Addie updates it on a frequent basis with stories of her life around the world and on Island.
We asked Addie some ‘Fun’ Questions:
How long was your worst hangover? – 5 days
Best Place To Eat Out Grub Out? – Arricia, Bedford St, New York City
Favourite mode of Transport? – Rode a Honda CBR600 for a while……hoping someone on the island is going to give me theirs !
What are your Passions? – Passionate about: Family, friends, Peace, Love, Gratitude, Tolerance, Living in the Now where it all happens!
Favourite Pastimes? – Travel, writing, reading, walking, radio, meeting folk from all over the world, swimming…
Dislikes? – Negativity and endless moans and gripes about the same stuff…..oh and endless clutter……how much does one human being need LOL
Favourite Music? – Oh man…all the old stuff (1960s – 1980s)
Best experience ever? -Realising that I didn’t have to live for anyone else anymore….freeeeeedom
Longest period of time without any sleep? – Only about 48 hours
Favourite holiday destination? – Italy