Jennie Ridyard

Crocs spokesmodel. Champion disco dancer. Elephant tamer.

Although actually I make stuff up for a living: I’m a writer of books, advertising copy, and newspaper columns. I’m Europe-born, South African-bred, mum to two grownup children, and a devoted dog-wrangler.

Your role at Christmas FM
Why Christmas FM
Christmas FM is simply a wonderful thing: it's only and always all about Christmas, with no other agenda, and created completely in the spirit of the season, of giving. It's a privilege to be a part of that.
My Favourite Christmas Song
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
My Favourite Christmas Food
Sage and onion stuffing made by my mum.
My Favourite Christmas Movie
I never watch telly at Christmas.
My Favourite Christmas Tradition
Christmas stockings, champagne before noon.
My Elf Name is:
Mincie McPieface
Where i'm from
I'm from Benoni, near Johannesburg in South Africa, but live in Rathgar, Dublin.