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China 2016 Part 2 – Beijing

January 29, 2017


The transit from Shanghai to Beijing from the very start was the journey from hell. I left my hostel with a throat infection and feeling feverish, dripping with sweat as I boarded my Metro train to catch my scheduled Bullet Train. Time is running against me to catch my said Bullet train with barely minutes […]

Choosing Love and Yoga with Palestinians in the Canary Islands

August 19, 2016


I came to Fuerteventura looking for yoga and sun; I returned home feeling loved with a new family.

David Sye Interview – part 2

April 28, 2016


Following on from Part 1 of the interview with Yogabeats founder David Sye, here’s part 2, where we’re sat just after dinner, talking about why he doesn’t give a shit for yoga, being threatened with a lynching at an anti-fur event and the future of the collective consciousness. Can you talk me through the initiative […]

David Sye Interview Part 1

March 28, 2016


Back in November I spent a week in Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands at a yoga retreat, as part of a humanitarian campaign called Yogabeats. The objective, via raising £17,000 – to pay for visas and a safe passage out of the West Bank – through crowdfunding and other means of fundraising, was to bring […]

Film Review: Ex Machina

February 5, 2015


Ex Machina is in equal parts elegant, minimal and sexy.

Interview: Ady Croasdell of 6T’s 100 Club Shows

December 19, 2014


Keeping the faith 35 years on with Northern Soul stalwart, Ady Croasdell.

If Bitcoin’s the answer, what’s the question?

October 9, 2014


Finally, here is a store of wealth that’s suited to the 21st century. It’s certainly far better than a bit of plastic. What could be simpler?