DA You have a very knowing manner on screen. A sort of knowing…
NR [Laughs.] You're thinking of something slightly ruder than that. Do you mean sort of sneering?
DA A little bit like that…
NR I don't want to come over as sneery. I shouldn't.
DA Are you grateful that you're pursuing your career in a broadcasting environment very different from that in the US, where you have to be quite good-looking?
NR [Laughs.] Oh dear, oh dear, she says I'm sneering?DA I'm just asking!
According to Wikipedia she was a researcher and reporter at Thames Television from 1980 to 1983 and then a researcher and reporter at TV-am from 1983 to 1985 before becoming a press officer at the Greater London Council under Ken Livingstone from 1985 to 1986 and Head of Press and Public Relations at Lambeth Council from 1986 to 1987.