Category Archives: Meanwhile

See and

Developer Stress

My favourite definition of an entrepreneur is someone who sets out to do something without controlling the resources to do it. I’ve been an entrepreneur a long time. Since my dad got me to write a history of Deptford in … Continue reading

Posted in Hastings, Jericho Road Solutions, Meanwhile, Self-renovating neighbourhoods | 5 Comments

Ground Control?

The building at 49-51 Cambridge Road Hastings needs a new name. What about Ground Control? Continue reading

Posted in Hastings, Jericho Road Solutions, JRS website, Meanwhile, Uncategorized | 5 Comments

A month on the Jericho Road

So it’s been a month since launching Jericho Road Solutions and I’m in reflective mood. I chose to leave a good job at Locality and start out on my own because I want to be directly involved in local transformations … Continue reading

Posted in Community Organisers, Hastings Pier, Jericho Road Solutions, Locality, Meanwhile, Seaside, Self-renovating neighbourhoods, Thinking | 1 Comment

Australia’s Leading Meanwhilers

One of my greatest inspirations is the Renew Newcastle project who have been doing meanwhile massively in the hollowed-out heart of ex-industrial Newcastle, New South Wales for two years. This is Newcastle…     They’ve changed the town centre so … Continue reading

Posted in Meanwhile | Leave a comment

‘Bradford Sur Mer’

So what’s Bradford doing in my Seasider Tour? Well, you have to get across country somehow and there’s no better stop-off than Bradford, meeting up with Gideon Seymour from FABRIC and Nigel Rice from Bradford MBC and then staying over … Continue reading

Posted in Meanwhile, Seaside | Leave a comment