Manchester-based writer, curator, event producer, journalist, copywriter, editor, DJ and promoter.
Islington Mill Newsletter
A weekly digest of all the creative goings-on at Salford's independent artist community.
Best British Short Stories 2016 (Salt Publishing)
My short story '1961' was selected for this annual anthology.
Time Out Manchester | Shortlist, 3rd edition
Contributor to Time Out Manchester Shortlist 3rd edition.
The Quietus | Film Reviews
Beta Bandidos | John Maclean's 'Slow West' reviewed by Greg Thorpe.
Stories from HOME
I surveyed an exciting year of Visual Arts at Manchester's premiers culture venue, HOME.
Theatre Review | Hamlet, Royal Exchange Theatre
Maxine Peake in the role of the Prince of Denmark in Hamlet at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester.
Review article for FEAST journal
The Reveal Meal, or You are what you eat, or If music be the food of love, play on, or Eat junk, become junk, or An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
Simon Callow interview
Simon Callow talks about his dramatisation of the life of Christ for the Manchester Evening News.
Transactions of Desire | Cornerhouse Publications
My short story '1961' appears in this collection alongside work by Douglas Coupland and Emma Jane Unsworth. 'Like an episode of Mad Men scripted by Carver - Nicholas Royle, novelist.
Book reviews on Goodreads
Thoughts on books I have read.
Amazon.co.uk: Little Black Font Book 2
Amazon blurb and promotional emails for Little Black Font Book 2 by Alex Haigh.
Cornelia Parker catalogue | the Whitworth
I produced the catalogue for Cornelia Parker at the Whitworth, 2015. Sourcing imagery, managing photography, copyediting, proofreading, copywriting, final assembly and briefing designer.
Neil Robbins: Artist profile
The Double Negative | Right Here, Right Now
A playlist and article I wrote for the 'Right Here, Right Now' exhibition at The Lowry, Salford, where I also DJ'd.
Curing cancer: could crowdfunding be the answer?
Blog piece for blog.Zesty.co.uk