My words on BBC London News

My words on BBC London News

Posted on Dec 5, 2016
Asad Ahmad reporting on the Met's new online service. One of the new online services I helped to develop for the Met was the lead story on BBC London News last night. Using the Report a road traffic incident tool, anyone involved in an accident or altercation on the road in London can now notify [...]
Prompting 10,000 Insults and Compliments at Rehabstudio

Prompting 10,000 Insults and Compliments at Rehabstudio

Posted on May 22, 2015

Rehabstudio has a great idea. Once a month, for just a week, a team is taken off (paying) client work and allowed to run riot with an idea – using the company’s Triage process to rapidly develop it from concept to prototype. It could be for a new website, an app, a piece of wearable tech, anything. On […]

Tough Mudder Training 2015

Tough Mudder Training 2015

Posted on Apr 22, 2015

At Christmas I convinced some awesome guys to sign up to Tough Mudder London West with me, to raise money for Help for Heroes. For the uninitiated, Tough Mudder is a 12-mile cross-country run interspersed with military-style obstacles, designed to test participants’ nerve as well as their muscles. So while I’ll be dangling from monkey bars, sprinting up quarter pipes and hefting […]

What I Wish I’d Known on GCSE Results Day

What I Wish I’d Known on GCSE Results Day

Posted on Aug 21, 2014

  First of all, congratulations on your GCSE results day You made it. Regardless of your results today, please try to enjoy this early chapter in your long and colourful life, while countless adults attempt to piss on your chips. I remember the panic. Will I get the results they predicted? How will I compare […]

STEEL Cleans Up at the Digital Impact Awards 2013

STEEL Cleans Up at the Digital Impact Awards 2013

Posted on Oct 30, 2013

We were lucky enough to stumble out of this year’s Digital Impact Awards with more than just a pilfered dessert bowl. Boasting three of the five nominations for ‘Best Use of Digital in the Retail Sector’, STEEL scooped two Bronze awards (Debenhams Call it Spring and Debenhams Beauty Club Awards) and the coveted Gold (The […]

Trying to Send Lauren Laverne a Sandwich

Trying to Send Lauren Laverne a Sandwich

Posted on Feb 7, 2013
We did everything we could backstage to have cheese savoury sandwich ingredients sent to that Greggs shop. Sadly it wasn't to be. It was lovely to chat to the awesome Lauren Laverne though.
I Really Didn’t Think That Would Work

I Really Didn’t Think That Would Work

Posted on Jan 30, 2013
There was a gap in our posting schedule for Greggs. We needed something quick to put on Facebook, so we came up with this banana of an idea. I had no idea people would get so into it! It just goes to show, you can spend days thinking of ways to grab people's imaginations. Or you [...]
Being Trolled by Sarah Millican

Being Trolled by Sarah Millican

Posted on Jan 28, 2013
There's something quite gratifying about being sassed by an A-list comedian.
A Tweet From Danny Wallace

A Tweet From Danny Wallace

Posted on Oct 11, 2012
Some days it's all about the small wins. I was reading Danny Wallace's column in Shortlist this morning on the way into town. It centered around an unfortunate moment while he'd been eating a Greggs sandwich in a shop doorway. He'd felt judged by a stranger passing by. It had caused him some distress. As a [...]