21st Jul 2015 Jul 20: Layla's at the Inside Out Premiere

INSIDE OUT

You don’t have to be a child to go to a children’s movie premiere – in fact you don’t...


16th Jul 2015 Jul 16:15 Ian - My Sweet Idea

My Sweet Idea

Something phenomenal struck me the other day. It came in the form, of an ‘idea’. *light bulb ping sound...


14th Jul 2015 Jul 14:15 Miles - Wimbledon 2015 (1)

Wimbledon

  So as was the case last year and the year before, all you lucky people get to hear...


9th Jul 2015 Jul 09:15 Frankie - Moving House = Stress (1)

MOVING HOUSE = STRESS

Some things in life can always be guaranteed. And just like the inevitable rising and setting of the sun,...


3rd Jul 2015 Jul 03:15 Elena - Death of a Butterfly

Death of a Butterfly

Yesterday a beautiful butterfly died in my metaphorical arms. Technically it was in the palm of my hand, but...


26th Jun 2015 Jun 26:15 Ian - How to Get Away with Murder (3)

HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER

Okay, perhaps not murder, but have you ever thought about committing a serious crime? Perhaps stealing a strawberry lance...


23rd Jun 2015 Layla Pregnant blog 2

THE ‘HOW CAN I SAY THAT I’M PREGNANT?’ BLOG

I’m sorry this is kinda late, I’m now over 6 months pregnant and my friends all know but I...


18th Jun 2015 Jun 18:15 Becky :- Summer is Almost Here (1)

Summer is Almost Here

When I was a child I used to think a day lasted forever, a month lasted a lifetime and...


5th Jun 2015 Jun 05:15 Layla - The Cross British Sport Book Awards 2015 (4)

THE CROSS BRITISH SPORT BOOK AWARDS 2015

  Gareth Thomas beamed as he accepted his Autobiography of the Year award at the Cross British Sport Book...


2nd Jun 2015 Jun 02:15 Paul - Menu Tasting (1)

Menu Tasting

In a little over 5 months I get married. I can’t believe how quickly it is actually coming around....


28th May 2015 Taking New York

Moving is Hard

I’m sorry, I’m so very very sorry. I’ve not blogged for months, in fact I’ve not done much of...


21st May 2015 May 21:15 MIles - Busy Week for Dan Huttlestone (2)

Busy Week for Dan Huttlestone

Last week was a very busy week for our own Daniel Huttlestone. With INTO THE WOODS being released on...


19th May 2015 May 19:15 Frankie - Getting Creative with Stuff TV (1)

Getting Creative with Stuff TV

You will probably be more than well aware by now that I am a total and utter gadget geek....


12th May 2015 May 12:15 Ian - Hotel Room Swank (1)

Hotel Room Swank

… I wish I could say the same about my current appearance! So, I’ve been cast away to the...


7th May 2015 May 07:15 Becky - Hello

Hello

Right, well this is exciting! I haven’t actually really ever written a blog before, even though I have often...


27th Apr 2015 Apr 27:15 Paul - Getting My Painy On (1)

Getting My Paint On

The last 4 weeks have been as busy as I can remember. That’s not a complaint, far from it;...


23rd Apr 2015 Apr 23:15 George - Pensions

Pensions

Have you forgotten about your pension? Remember retirement creeps up on all of us eventually? Let me try and...


7th Apr 2015 Apr 07:15 Layla - The Thank You Wave (1)

The Thank You Wave

I was going to write a top five blog for you this week of the the top five things...


1st Apr 2015 OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Here She Goes Again

On the 7th of May we get a vote. Albeit a vote marred by disillusion with our MPs, media...


25th Mar 2015 Mar 16: Layla and Frankie meet Man United

Every Cloud

It appears there’s been a growing sense of unrest in recent weeks as I have been unusually quiet on...


3rd Mar 2015 Mar 03:15 Ian - Never Mind Mary Berry Bakes (1)

Never Mind Mary Berry Bakes…

… What about, Ian Roe Bakes? I am, of course, talking about my long lived hobby of baking. Yes....


26th Feb 2015 Mar 25: Layla attends Cindarella's ball

Confidence is Contagious…

Confidence is contagious… 40% of women believe improving their looks will actually make them more successful. 91% of women...


23rd Feb 2015 Feb 23:15 Miles - Hitting the Gym

HITTING THE GYM

So, as I did in 2014, I decided to get back into shape, have a dry January/February and go...


18th Feb 2015 Feb 18:15 Paul - Brussels (1)

Brussels

I visited Brussels at the weekend. A mere 2 hours and 5 minutes on the Eurostar straight through from...


3rd Feb 2015 Feb 03:15 George - Chasing Cars

Chasing Cars

Hi All, The last couple of months I have spent supporting young friends with small budgets find cars. There...


26th Jan 2015 Jan 26:15 Elena - Music Overload (2)

Music Overload

I don’t know if this is an affliction suffered by others, but recently I have been annoying my flatmates/friends/family by...


20th Jan 2015 Jan 20:15 Jonny - 'Birthmas' (1)

Birthmas

Happy January internet, I hope you’ve been keeping well. This is usually the time of year when everyone’s on...


6th Jan 2015 Jan 06:15 Layla - Business As Usual

Business As Usual

  I think pretty much everyone is back at work now and thank God! I was completely absorbed and...


19th Dec 2014 Dec 19:14 Frankie - Technobabble Fever! (2)

TECHNOBABBLE FEVER!

Over the last few months I’ve been to some incredible places, met some very smart people and been brought...


12th Dec 2014 Dec 12:14 Paul - Into the Woods (1)

Into The Woods

What’s it like being an agent? Well, it’s very long hours and it’s hard work. It’s a constant. But...


11th Dec 2014 Dec 11:14 Frankie - Top Tips for Dubai

Top Tips for Dubai

Here’s a quick update to let you guys know what I’ve been up to! In between filming for Technobabble...


4th Dec 2014 Dec 04:14 Ian - Man Bun on Tour (2)

Man Bun on Tour

I’ve been getting seriously creative with the old hair recently. It’s getting loooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooong. My...


24th Nov 2014 Nov 24:14 Ian - Pros and Cons of India (1)

The Pros and Cons of India

I’ve had a lot of people tell me I’m ‘lucky’ recently. This whole, working and travelling at the same...


18th Nov 2014 Nov 18:14 Elena - BBC Good Food Show (4)

BBC Good Food Show

OH HI PEOPLE WHO READ MY BLOG. This weekend a few friends and myself put on our winter warmers...


14th Nov 2014 Print

At The Races

A few weeks ago I shot up to Newbury to go the races. It was my first proper time at...


11th Nov 2014 Nov 11:14 Ian - Did Someone Say India? (Again) (1)

DID SOMEONE SAY INDIA? (AGAIN)

Would you blooming believe it. I’ve left the British Isles again. If it’s not Ibiza, it’s India, if it’s...


5th Nov 2014 Nov 05:14 Jonny - Bonfire Night (3)

Bonfire Night

Happy Hallow… Oh it’s finished. Truth be told, this isn’t a blog about Bonfire night but I thought it...


4th Nov 2014 Nov 04:14 Layla - An Interview with Lionel Messi

An Interview with Lionel Messi

For many years, when asking who the greatest football player in the world ever was you would hear one...


24th Oct 2014 Oct 24:14 George - Trilby Hat

Trilby Hat

My lovely Trilby Hat in honour of my dear father.


14th Oct 2014 Oct 14:14 Jonny - The 4 Month Blur (7)

The 4 Month Blur

So, I think the last thing I said might have been something about not waiting quite as long between...


8th Oct 2014 Oct 08:14 Ian - Weeks Gone By (4)

Weeks Gone By…

Sometimes, you have an amazing few weeks, and you just feel the need to brag about it… So, the...


30th Sep 2014 Sep 30:14 Layla - 6 Super Foods your Body Will Love (5)

6 Super Foods Your Body Will Love

Europe’s largest online cooking channel, Sorted Food, invited me in to their London studios to give my recommendations on...


23rd Sep 2014 Sep 23:14 Paul - The New Season Begins

The New Season Begins

Here we are then. 5 games into the new Premier League season and round 1 of the Champions League...


17th Sep 2014 Sep 17:14 Elena - 98 Days Until Christmas (2)

98 Days Until Xmas?!

The wonderful head of Catface, Charlotte Austin, has informed me that today marks 98 days until Christmas… What a...


16th Sep 2014 Sep 16:14 Layla - The Munch Box, ITV & CTV (2)

THE MUNCH BOX, ITV & CITV

Just imagine the mess made during a game entitled ‘Pancake Head’. Last year The Munch Box debuted on Saturday...


5th Sep 2014 Sep 05:14 Miles - Wimbledon (2)

Wimbledon #3

I’m not necessarily known for my blogs; it tends to be along the lines of “Yesterday I went to...


27th Aug 2014 Aug 27:14 Layla - ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (1)

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

I was nominated to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in order to raise awareness for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis....


19th Aug 2014 Aug 19:14 Ian - What Happens When

What Happens When…

… You decide to not eat for 24 hours? Oh, sure, well I can tell you. At present, I...


12th Aug 2014 Aug 12:14 Frankie - Technology Rules my Life

Technology Rules My Life

After two years of loyal service, my old phone finally decided to kick the bucket this week. The gradual...


5th Aug 2014 Aug 05:14 Ian - Summershirtfails

#SUMMERTSHIRTFAILS

Summer is still here, and as the heat of the sun bakes my sweat ridden forehead, I’ve become dizzy...


4th Aug 2014 Late Lunch Blog

Late Lunch

It’s time for a healthy, late lunch!


24th Jul 2014 Ian BB Blog

The Summer of Big Brother

Well yes, it’s happening as always. Big Brother dominates our telly screens from June to September, whilst we have...


10th Jul 2014 Portsmouth Blog

I’m Thinking…

…of buying this little portion of Portsmouth!


10th Jul 2014 World Cup 2014

The World Cup 2014

When I went to the World Cup in South Africa in 2010 everyone told me that it would be...


1st Jul 2014 George-leather-jacket-202x300

LEATHER JACKET

I really love this leather jacket, but I do not know how to clean the internal lining? Any suggestions?


25th Jun 2014 Layla-3-168x300

Photos from Rio

I’m currently in Rio presenting live from the World Cup for adidas and Kick TV. Check out my Twitter @Laylaloves...


20th Jun 2014 Tapas_Fantasticas_Rioja_Spanish_Festival_Potters_Fields_Tower_Bridge

Rioja, Meet Southbank

Recently I made two new discoveries: 1. I love Flamenco Jazz music. 2. I love Spanish food. 3. I’m...


5th Jun 2014 Emma Stone

A Day in the Life

So we’re almost two weeks in the new office, and having got to grips with doing a different journey...


4th Jun 2014 Jonny Second Album blog

The Difficult Second Album

It’s times like this, you remember why you haven’t ever successfully managed to keep a blog before. Two full...


30th May 2014 Bedding blog

Things That Make Me Happy

John Lewis bringing out a luxury bedding range named after me…     My Jasmine plant doing fantastically, despite...


29th May 2014 New Office blog

We’ve Moved

Three months ago I walked into a beautiful old building opposite Holborn station to find a derelict space. Mad...


27th May 2014 2I6A2604-300x200

Living the Ind’Ian’ Dream

Whilst I write this blog, I sit back in my plush hotel room arm chair, sipping on a freshly...


22nd Apr 2014 photo-300x224

Road Sign Riddle

Does anyone know why I would take a picture of a road sign? 0


14th Apr 2014 goalmouth_logo

Mickey Mouse Reunion

Over the past couple of months I’ve been back on set for Disney Goalmouth and, despite the misleading title...


11th Apr 2014 Night-out-1-300x168

Staff Night Out

Every few months we down tools at 6pm on a Friday night and go out as an office with...


1st Apr 2014 Happy Protest blog

A Happy Protest

A group of savvy protestors from Porto Alegre, Brasil, have made a fun video clip drawing attention to their...


26th Mar 2014 Hey-9-300x169

Fifty Shades of Hey

It has been a leisurely 6 years since I bothered to write a blog about anything, an aversion I...


19th Mar 2014 Frankie top secret

Something I need to tell you all

… HAH, that got you reading didn’t it? Now, just then, you were expecting to read some awesome hidden...


17th Mar 2014 Dallas Buyers Club

Things to do

A few things I’ve seen/read this month… DALLAS BUYERS CLUB – Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto give tour-de-force performances in...


3rd Mar 2014 Pav3-300x300

I’m Baking Hot Right Now

As of late, I’ve been finding my ‘zen’ through the notion of baking. Now, I’m no amateur to the...


28th Feb 2014 Brazil WC prep blog

Oh Dear Brasil

  It has only been a matter of weeks since FIFA’s Secretary General Jerome Valcke called the Arena Da...


25th Feb 2014 Desert Island Disc blog

Desert Island Discs

About a week ago a very sweet friend of mine sent me a little message that contained a recording...


21st Feb 2014 Ian-Desk-blog-300x300

The View from a Desk

An interesting thought. A thought which often wafts by people’s imaginations, unnoticed. But, take five seconds to think about...


17th Feb 2014 Ian photos

Promo Shoot 2014

Hi all, Lovely to hear from you. Are we all having a wonderful 2014? I know I am. I’ve...


11th Feb 2014 Breakfast-blog-300x225

A Healthy Start…

Is anyone feeling healthy? This photo illustrates a portion of my breakfast.


3rd Feb 2014 Mar 16: Layla and Frankie meet Man United

I Love Football

I love football. And I mean really love it. I’m the kind of guy who will travel 200 miles...


29th Jan 2014 Professor-Green-300x224

Suicide Survivors

Stephen Manderson aka Professor Green has been in the news this week promoting what he should proudly consider one...


27th Jan 2014 Music blog

Music to my Ears

Just before Christmas I got involved with an exciting new project, with the aim of teaching school children about...


20th Jan 2014 Lionel Blair blog

Lionel Tap

The other day I caught up with dancing, pantomiming, jazz hands-ing television presenter, Lionel Blair on the set of Big Brother’s Bit...


17th Jan 2014 Illustration depicting a highway gantry sign with a new skills and training concept. Blue sky background.

Internships

MD and Founder of Red 24 Management, Paul Weedon, tells MediaNation why he believes unpaid internships are often ‘pure exploitation’....


9th Jan 2014 I Heart Football

I Heart Football

A few months ago I asked if Aston Villa was in London and that was a moment that changed...


3rd Jan 2014 North Wales

Up T’North

Going up t’North is great. Isn’t it? Nothing beats that t’Northern fresh air, and the icy dew on the...


5th Dec 2013 Christmas Party

Christmas Party

Well my first Christmas Party of the year was our Christmas Party. It’s the only time each year when...


4th Dec 2013 Fairford-300x225

Life in the West Lane

So the last couple of weeks I have been back in the West Country, which is always an interesting...


25th Nov 2013 Calendar blog

One Great Little Project

When The Great British Farm Project posted a status on their facebook page about wanting to make an animal...


15th Nov 2013 tunisia blog

Escape to Tunisia

As the cold air began to descend over London, my girlfriend and I decided to jet off to Tunisia...


30th Oct 2013 Whiskey Ice

Whiskey Ice

I’m not a big whiskey drinker, but if the occasion requires it, why not. So I was intrigued by...


26th Oct 2013 Part of Me blog

PART OF ME

Earlier this week I was siting in a little coffee shop and listening to a haggle of teenage girls...


25th Oct 2013 Munch Box blog

Saturday Morning Make Up

This week on the munch box we saw the girls beat the boys in watermelon skittles and the team...


18th Oct 2013 BBBots

Big Brother’s Best Bits on the Side

            Hello all, Well, I thought since keeping you up to date with my...


16th Oct 2013 World Cup

World Cup

I love football. And I am an eternal football optimist. I have to be. My 2 teams are Tranmere...


10th Oct 2013 Ian Summer Holiday blog

We’re all going on a summer holiday…

Well actually, I wish! Sadly, I’ve just come back from one and that means two things: 1. It’s going...


2nd Oct 2013 Munch Box blog

The Munch Box

It’s pure culinary chaos and it’s on your TV screens each Saturday morning at 8:30am on ITV. I am...


20th Sep 2013 Twitter blog Miles

#Twitter

Yes folks, that’s correct, I have succumbed to the pressure and have now an actual Twitter account. I have...


19th Sep 2013 Benidorm blog

Benidorm

My Dad lives in Spain on a quiet golf course near Alicante, which means that he’s a mere one...


16th Sep 2013 Iwan Thomas blog

“I think Iwan Thomas Has Run Off”

It’s 8am on the day of the Bupa Great North Run, Olympian turned presenter Iwan Thomas has been unnecessarily...


10th Sep 2013 BBBots

Last #BBOTS Show… For Now

Well hello there blog viewers,   This Sunday just gone marked a very memorable moment of life indeed, as...


5th Sep 2013 NCS blog

More NCS with the Youtubers

Recently I went on another excursion with the lovely guys at NCS (see my previous blog for an explanation)....


2nd Sep 2013 Jul 23:15 Paul - Latitude (3)

Hi-De-Hi Campers!

Hi-de-hi campers! My name is Elena and I am pleased to introduce myself as one of the latest additions...


28th Aug 2013 Trois Etapes blog

Channel 4 Trois Etapes

Pro- Am Definition: (sometimes pro-am, pro/am, pro am or ProAm), short for but rarely written out as professional-amateur. A...