Jo Brand – Saga Magazine Agony Aunt

Jo Brand

Comedian Jo Brand started her career as a psychiatric nurse before moving into a career as a stand-up comedian, writer and actress. She is known for her TV appearances on Jo Brand Through The CakeholeQI, Have I Got News for You and The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice

Jo Brand was Saga Magazine's agony aunt until 2018.


Latest Articles from Jo

Roses and hearts to represent a special Valentine's Day gift
Relationships

Dilemma: My husband hates Valentine’s

A reader resents the fact that her husband won't buy her a Valentine's card.

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An older couple walk along the seafront in Spain
Relationships

Dilemma: do we move back from Spain?

A reader has retired to Spain but now feels too far away from her children and grandchildren.

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A man watches his wife open a Christmas present with a grumpy expession
Relationships

Dilemma: Does my wife prefer her boss's gifts to mine?

A reader resents the gifts from his wife's boss

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A happy multi-generational family enjoy a meal because they aren't discussing politics
Relationships

Dilemma: Brexit is dividing my family

How do you smooth things over when your family has such polar political beliefs?

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A woman and her daughter in law hug
Relationships

Dilemma: don't want to lose DIL

A reader finds that she does not want to lose her daughter-in-law after her son's divorce

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An older couple do the washing up
Relationships

Dilemma: Retired husband won’t do chores

Advice for an exasperated reader whose retired husband won’t do chores.

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An older couple bicker at home
Relationships

Dilemma: Do I stop parents’ bickering?

Will a reader do more harm than good in preventing her parents’ bickering?

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A father and son on their smartphones
Relationships

Dilemma: My family are smartphone addicts

A reader wants their family to spend less time on their smartphones and more time enjoying the great outdoors

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Planning a holiday
Relationships

Dilemma: can't travel due to caring duties

A reader resents having to spend his retirement caring for his elderly parents.

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