James Napp

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James Napp

What has been your personal highlight of 2020?

Discovering and enjoying more of my local area with the family during lockdown walks.

Which three celebrities would you invite to a Zoom party?

Roger, Rafa and Novak - let's see how well they really get on…

What has been your guiltiest lockdown pleasure?

My new pancake mixing bowl!

Which tech figurehead has inspired you most this year, and why?

Angela Whitty - who knew!?

What piece of technology, or app, have you not been able to do without during the pandemic?

The 5GHz channel on my WiFi router which helped to stop the kids stealing my bandwidth for Roblox!

If you could be anyone else for a week, who would you be and what would you do?

Borat. Just imagine.

Do you miss face-to-face events?

Yes (socially and relationship building). No (travel and being away from family).

How will COVID leave its mark on the way the channel operates long term?

People will truly value the positive social and trusted relationships they have and spend less time on those that are less fulfilling and rewarding.

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