Recent Projects

William Hill Slots

A trilogy of slot games for William Hill, built in Flash using Robotlegs 2

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Volvo Interactive Sales Presenter

A sales presenter site built for Volvo cars using HTML5, Boilerplate & jQuery

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C4 Uplifted

An iOS/Android game for Channel 4 built using Nape, Starling & Adobe AIR

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CBBC Sport Superstars

A series of sports games (Balance, Agility and Strength) for CBBC built in Flash AS3

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Recent Posts

Ski touring the Wapta Icefields in Banff National Park
November 18th, 2017

It was March 2016, and after a disappointing start to the season in the Alps I was excited to be heading to the Canadian Rockies in search of the champagne powder that had eluded me on previous jaunts to this side of the Atlantic. Read more…

A skiers recovery from an ACL reconstruction
October 23rd, 2016

The accident

It was the last run of the last day of a holiday in March 2014, when skiing off-piste on Whistler Peak, I jumped a small cliff, landed awkwardly in wind affected snow, legs too tired to adjust, one ski caught in the crust and twisted me round, my momentum still carrying me forwards I fell and instantly felt a pop in my knee. Read more…

Ski-touring Whistler Backcountry (Fitzsimmons Range)
March 22nd, 2014

The frustrating thing about Whistler ski resort, due to the fact that everywhere in-bounds is considered fair game, is how quickly the resort gets tracked out after a good snow dump. Even locals have a rule that after 30cm has fallen, they’re allowed the morning off work (how cool is that!). Read more…

Wing Commander ‘Taffy’ Holden’s inadvertent flight in Lightning XM135
October 14th, 2013

Recently, there was a news article about a passenger on a plane having to take control and land after the pilot was taken ill. His name was John Wildley, and he was flying a Cessna 172 Skyhawk. A pair of instructors managed to talk him down safely. It reminded me of an old family story about my Grandad, Wing Commander ‘Taffy’ Holden. Read more…