#WeWantMore Concert

Posted by on Jan 28, 2015
#WeWantMore Concert

Another day, another UK first. 1st March 2015 will see the first ever ‘voter engagement concert’. Check it out – very excited for this one! Today marks the launch of Bite The Ballot’s #WeWantMore concert. The premise of the concert is to reward people for taking action and getting registered to vote. There will be […]

#WeWantMore – Stats and Insight

Posted by on Jan 10, 2015
#WeWantMore – Stats and Insight

9th January 2015 was the day that Bite The Ballot showed the government that they were no pushover! The Prime Minister decided to let us down over #LeadersLive and therefore became the only leader of a major political party not to bother appearing on the show. Let’s just say that didn’t go down too well. […]

The Basics – Reshoot

Posted by on Jan 7, 2015
The Basics – Reshoot

Today we filmed some famous faces, Eliza Doolittle over 20 YouTubers & the presenter, Max Rushden in the re-shoot of ‘The Basics’. The basics is a game that has been developed to be played with young people, in classrooms predominantly, to help young people get an understanding about politics. Having played the game myself I […]

#LeadersLive Event Roundup

Posted by on Dec 27, 2014
#LeadersLive Event Roundup

The Event So this is a short run down on how the event went: UK party leaders answer questions from a small live audience of YouTubers, celebrities and influential people. The event is live and streamed across YouTube. The ‘at home’ audience is encouraged to tweet in to the show with reactive questions, comments and […]

Creating a Digital Democracy #LeadersLive

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014
Creating a Digital Democracy #LeadersLive

Last week, Wednesday 26th November, saw the launch of #LeadersLive – a project I have been lucky enough to be involved with at the highest level between Bite The Ballot, Bite News, ITV News and Twitter. Leaders Live aims to bring together, in a UK first, the leaders from all major political parties to speak […]

Leaders Live Launch Day – Stats and Insights

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014
Leaders Live Launch Day – Stats and Insights

Direct from Twitter UK head office we launched Leaders Live today! For those of you who don’t know, Leaders Live is an initiative brought together by Bite The Ballot together with Bite News, ITV News, and Twitter UK. The event will put the spotlight on all of the major political party leaders to bring them together […]

The Russell Brand Interview

Posted by on Oct 24, 2014
The Russell Brand Interview

Bite News were lucky enough to interview Russell Brand this week during his round of press interviews for the launch of his book ReLOVEoution. I wasn’t lucky enough to be part of the interviewing team (Ben, Mike, Natalia, Jamal, Rick) *sad face* but this interview with Russell is fantastic – I feel Russell has a […]

VAA Shoot

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014
VAA Shoot

Part of Bite The Ballot’s mission as laid out months ago was to educate young people on politics in a fun and engaging way to scale. The best way of doing this with the short time running up to the General Election in 2015 would be though a voter advice application. I have been busy […]

#TakePower Video

Posted by on Sep 22, 2014
#TakePower Video

So here it is! The video I have been working on with BTB. Register to vote here: https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

BTB Conference

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014
BTB Conference

At the BTB at Hogan Lovells London today. I have been running the digital coverage of the event, live tweeting and all that jazz.