Don’t Skip Out on Me – Willy Vlautin

A superb evening of song, mid-West Americana sounds and emotion with Willy Vlautin in conversation with Adelle Stripe – talking about his music, his writing influences, and his new novel about a teenage boxer – ‘Don’t

Hull Beermats are out in the wild

the winning 16 finalists Hull Beermat Photography Festival Get to a pub in Hull this month over Christmas & the New Year and you might find the work of the 16 winning finalists of the Hull Beermat competition on show. I’ve previously written about it here – The Hull Beermat Photography Festival. All the brilliant…


Snow 3 by Jon Pountney     The Rhythm of Labour (1960) by Nikolay Matorin   The world delivered some happenstance today: these images in my Twitter feed side by side.

Photography on a Postcard – October 2017

Photography on a Postcard Shoreditch, London, 12th – 24th October 2017 I am delighted to announce that some of my work is available in the prestigious ‘Photography on a Postcard’ lottery this October. My image of traveller Bobby ‘Riding the river’ will feature in the show. I’m truly honoured to be included alongside so many…

reasons I love ‘God’s Own Country’

‘Johnny Saxby (Josh O’Connor) works long hours on his family’s remote farm in the north of England. He numbs the daily frustration of his lonely existence with nightly binge-drinking at the local pub and casual sex. But when a handsome Romanian migrant worker (Alec Secareanu) arrives to take up temporary work on the family farm,…

Langwathby Station Café closing

Sad news – Langwathby Station Café has been sold and will be getting new owners soon, so this lovely venue in its present form is about to close in the coming month. As of this weekend you will no longer be able to buy my work from here.