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Centrica Diversity & Inclusion Week

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I was honoured to be invited to speak at Centrica PLC along with Spectrum, Centrica’s LGBT+ Network as part of their National Inclusion Week on Friday 29th September at their Edinburgh office in Leith. In the picture above from left to right are Glenn Hicks Co Chair of Spectrum LGBT+, … Read More


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LGBT History Project NE #OurHistory Event Public Day

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I was invitied along by Drew Dalton the founder of the LGBT History Project NE to be a keynote speaker at their #OurHistory event alonside Lisa Power MBE at the Newcastle Civic Center.
First up was the LGBT Icon Lisa Power MBE & her speech was absolutely fantastic and then … Read More


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LGBT History Project NE #OurHistory Event VIP Launch Party

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I had been invitied along with my wife Julie by Drew Dalton the founder of the LGBT History Project NE to attend their VIP launch party hosted at the Literary and Philosophical Society of Newcastle on Friday evening.
We had speeches from Councillor Nick Forbes, Leader of Newcastle City Council, … Read More


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The Labour Party’s LGBT History Month Reception

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On Wednesday 11th February I was invited to attend an LGBT History Month Reception by the Rt. Hon. Jeremy Corbyn MP & Shadow Secretary of State for Women & Equalities, Sarah Champion MP. So up at 5am I got up to be at the airport for my 7am flight to … Read More


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Icon Awards 2016

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On Sunday 23rd October we attended the prestigious Icon Awards at the Hilton Hotel, Glasgow as guests of James Smith the founder of Hillhead Pets Corner in Kilbirnie.

On arrival I bumped into a good friend Paul Davies aka Mr Gay Wales who was in charge of greeting the winners … Read More


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National Diversity Awards 2016

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After being shortlisted to the final 8 for the “Positive Role Model Award for LGBT” from almost 20,000 people the day had finally come to attend the event at Liverpools famous Anglican cathederal. To say that I was nervous was an understatement as I had never ever been shortlisted for … Read More


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Inclusive Networks #ThisIsMe Interview

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Early on in September I was lucky enough to be asked to give an interview with Thomas Anderson the founder of Inclusive Networks for their first issue of the #ThisIsMe Magazine and their website.
You can read the full interview by visiting the link below where you can also read … Read More


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Clydesdale Bank & Pinsent Masons Talk

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On Friday 9th September I was invited down to Clydesdale Bank Glasgow by Paul Skovron Senior Project Manager at the bank and Craig Macphee Senior Associate at Pinsent Masons to give a talk on trans inclusion in the work place to the staff of the bank and Pinsent Masons. I … Read More


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Boudoir photoshoot with Yemi King

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I first met Yemi King at the #ThisIsMe garden party at the Glass House in Edinburgh when she too my photo against the PAP board back in June 2016. Not long after that event Yemi got in touch and asked if I would attend a VIP boudoir photoshoot over at … Read More


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Shortlisted for the National Diversity Awards

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A few days ago I found out that I have been shortlisted for Positive Role Model LGBT at the National Diversity Awards to be held at the Liverpool Anglican cathederal in September. Now I’m not going to lie I did know that people had nominated me but I really didn’t … Read More