Short posts, articles and essays; mostly written for myself, but sometimes written for others, too.


A two-week stay in Berlin not only gave me time to explore the city, but also space to question the direction of my career and address a growing sense of disillusionment with my profession.


On German Unity Day, a tour of Tempelhof Airport proved to be a powerful act of remembrance.


Another identity from the offices of Pentagram that elicits a feeling somewhere between despair and indifference.

Google Duplex

In a society where truth and trust are a scarce resource, Google introduce an incredibly foolish product.

Hostage Situation

Why do some designers choose to work for ‘evil’ corporations — and what happens to them when they get there?


Twitter is a place I visit to get annoyed. I need an alternative. That alternative could be my very own website.

Back to Bradshaw’s

Having copied, pasted and formatted another 115 pages of OCR’d text, Bradshaw’s Guide now contains tours throughout South West England, the West Midlands, Wales and Ireland.