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 is currently Saga Magazine's agony aunt - email your problems to jo@saga.co.uk.

Latest Articles from Jo

A woman writes a letter to her parents
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Dilemma: parents don't see I've changed

A reader wishes their parents would see their personality has changed.

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A woman waits for the train to continue her commute to work
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Dilemma: commute stresses daughter

A reader wishes her daughter would prioritise her health over her career.

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A son and his father walk through the grounds of a care home
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Dilemma: I want my father-in-law to go into a care home

A reader wants her elderly father-in-law to go into care, but her husband isn't keen.

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A woman and her daughter in law hug
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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
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Dilemma: Retired husband won’t do chores

Jo Brand advises an exasperated reader whose retired husband won’t do chores.

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An older couple bicker at home
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Dilemma: Do I stop parents’ bickering?

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

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A retired couple clash over sharing out the pension
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Dilemma: my wife resents my pension

A reader's wife is fed up with his attitude to sharing money in retirement.

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A slice of cake is offered to the viewer
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Dilemma: my family ruin my diets

A reader's family sabotage each diet with tempting treats.

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A husband and wife disagree over political views
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Dilemma: Our political views clash

A reader is frustrated that she and her husband don't see eye to eye politically

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