Bob is a holder of the prestigious Benedictine After Dinner Speaker Award.
Bob has hosted Radio 5's sports Six-O-Six Show and is a regular guest on BBC Radio 4's Today programme, Test Match Special and Talksport. He appeared on Radio 4's Trivia Test Match with Brian Johnston, Sir Tim Rice and Willie Rushton.
His best-selling book, Nearly Famous, has gone into paperback after two reprints in hardback. He is also much in demand as a scriptwriter. William Hague used him when he was Leader of the Opposition and was highly acclaimed for his material.