Sunday, 9 September 2012
James has always been keen to reinforce these lessons by celebrating great designers that apply a similar approach to himself. Fiona’s use of bio-mimicry exemplifies this particular principle perfectly. By naming one of our meeting rooms after Fiona – he hopes to remind employees of the lessons that can be learned from this kind of observation. And equally to celebrate Fiona and her work.”
Other meeting rooms have also been named after scientists and engineers such as Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Alan Turing and Alex Moulton.
Thursday, 26 July 2012
Thursday, 5 July 2012
Wednesday, 22 February 2012
Simple ideas are the best , beach combing and some thought produced these beautiful cards hi lighting pollution of our beaches . Designed by Steve McPherson, and all the letters on the cards are genuine beach litter items, found on UK beaches from 1994 – 2011 by the artist. Cards feature an environmental campaign message on the back of each card about marine pollution.
Thursday, 9 February 2012
Thursday, 26 January 2012
Tuesday, 17 January 2012
In 2009 I was nominated for 'European Inventor of The Year ' by the European Patent Office for my role in the development of FASTSKIN for Sydney 2000 Olympic Games by the European Patent Office . The only time clothing has been nominated by the panel of judges .I felt very humble and honored.The ceremony was held in Prague at the castle.I had interviews with BBC World Service and BBC Today program and BBC Radio East Midlands as well as newspaper and online interviews.
Monday, 16 January 2012
Friday, 9 December 2011
The canal path near Muston in the Vale of Belvoir in the frost.
A favourite walk , run , bike and horse ride route .
I remember running all the way to the Dirty Duck pub from Normanton and farming friend stopped me to ask me had I lost my horse .