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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

A man crosses a bridge to represent families making up
Relationships

Dilemma: Our husbands don't get on

A reader wants her sister's husband to build bridges with her own.

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A small baby gets christened
Relationships

Dilemma: am I wrong to push for my grandchild's christening?

A reader wants his grandchild to be christened, even though the parents aren't interested.

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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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An older man stares at the waitress in front of his annoyed wife
Relationships

Dilemma: My husband looks at younger women

A reader is tired of her husband's wandering eye.

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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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