Posts Tagged: Olympics

A Blog on You!

What’s a BLOG? Simple definition: It’s a conversation. I have been asked by the good people at The Learning Trust in Hackney, to deliver a How To Blog workshop tomorrow, as part of a programme they are running for some young Olympic Ambassadors from 52 School’s in Hackney. The Ambassadors, are all in Year 6, (the final year in… Read more »

This is it..

So, this is it. Just 196 days to go. We’re on the home straight. All those preparations, all the building, all the talk, and now we’re in it, 2012! the year which, like 1908 and 1948, will go down in British History. ‘Where were you when?” will be the FAQ and the SMJ’s will be a… Read more »

London to Lausanne and back again…(in a day!)

Last Thursday, 20/10/11, armed with two lap tops, five flip cams and two good cameras, Bianca, Claudia, Jake, Kaspian, Charlie and myself, set off from our North East London homes, before the crack of dawn and headed for Heathrow airport, destination Geneva, Switzerland.. Our mission for the day was to travel to The Olympic Museum,Lausanne,… Read more »

Aquatics Centre – One Year to Go!

Today, myself and two of the SMJ’s – Kimberley and Bianca have been invited down to the Aquatics Centre by BBC World Service to celebrate ‘One Year to Go’! Very exciting to be in the Zaha Hadid building which is truly beautiful and awe inspiring both from the outside and to be in.. Like entering… Read more »

Year to go fever and SHEDspace..

It’s officially a year to go till lift off and the SMJ’s are much in demand.. They’ve made podcasts for The Shoreditch Festival How does the Regents Canal where the festival is being held, connect to the local community and include them in the celebrations and events programmed to happen between now and 2012? Have a… Read more »

Coming to a shed near you soon ..

The SMJ’s have not gone fishing .. but are all mainly heads down focussing on GCSE’s at the moment .. We will be back, so do watch out for lots of summer action, festival programming, blogs, podcasts, an exciting residency at the School of Olympic Research with Charlie Tims and his Biglop Fest at A New Direction…. Read more »