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Telling people’s stories by letting them tell it themselves.

Telling people’s stories by letting them tell it themselves.

Published on: Aug 31 2015 by Tom - Leave a Comment
So much of work within a communications team is about telling a story – using it to show or reinforce a connection between a person and and someone or something...
Telling a story over time.

Telling a story over time.

Published on: Sep 22 2014 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Firstly, lets get this out the way: I don’t condone grafitti, but do enjoy street art, and think there can be a happy medium. In London’s E1, a street...
I went to the Olympics

I went to the Olympics

Published on: Aug 13 2012 by Tom - 2 Comments
I was fortunate enough to have tickets to see the athletics at the Olympic Stadium on Friday 10 August. I saw the USA women win the 4×100 relay and break the...
Bending the corporate control of the games.

Bending the corporate control of the games.

Published on: Jul 19 2012 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I get regular emails from the London 2012 Olympic organisers about travel and ticket information but mostly trying to convince me to buy some official merchandise....
Live data visuals – fashion and cities

Live data visuals – fashion and cities

Published on: Apr 27 2012 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I’ve seen two examples of impressive live data visuals today, from two very different systems for very different projects from The Centre for Advanced Spatial...
Tube pub guide

Tube pub guide

Published on: Feb 20 2012 by Tom - 1 Comment
I’m building a tube map of pubs. I have often been in the situation where I’m meeting someone for a drink at a tube station but don’t know a decent...
£206 taken by the Olympics

£206 taken by the Olympics

Published on: May 31 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I bid for four tickets and it looks like got all four – Session AT014 at the Olympic stadium on 10 August. ***** UPDATE ***** I’m getting a lot of...
Old closed tube stations to become bars & more

Old closed tube stations to become bars & more

Published on: Mar 31 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Annie Mole’s Going Underground Blog reports that a consortium of finance, engineering, marketing and health & safety companies have been brought together...
Olympic Stadium compared to Leyton Orient

Olympic Stadium compared to Leyton Orient

Published on: Feb 11 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
Just out of interest I thought I’d take a look at the Olympic website and compare the size of the Olympic Stadium to Brisbane Road, the home of Leyton Orient....
London typographic maps

London typographic maps

Published on: Feb 11 2011 by Tom - Leave a Comment
I’ve recently put up a new shower curtain, which isn’t usually something to blog about but I’m really pleased with it as it appeases my love of...