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Featured in The Independent (14 August 2005)
Featured on Three Counties Radio (17th December 2008)
Featured in Bristol News (26 May 2009)
Featured on BBC Look East (14th April 2011)
Featured in Intertraffic World (December 2015)
PR for Green Investment Bank: Interviews with BBC Radio Solent,
U105, BBC Newcastle (twice), Isle Of Wight Radio,
Sunrise Yorkshire, BBC Norfolk, BBC Radio Lancashire,
Palm 105.5, SFM Radio, Juice 107.2,
UCB and BBC 3 Counties (4th February 2014)
Presented The History Of Street Lighting Lanterns to the ILP Midlands Section at SAPA Pole Products on 23rd June 2011
Author of The Richardson Candles for the 20th Century Society (Twentieth Century Architecture 11: Oxford And Cambridge, February 2014).
Loaned a low pressure sodium lantern for the Elements Exhibition at the Science Gallery, Dublin and Bergamo Scienza, Italy in 2011
Author of the Light on the Past column in the Lighting Journal.
"The road is lit with up-to-date and modern lighting which makes visibility very difficult." - Witness at Highgate Police Court, Daily Star 7/6/39
Harley Street: "Fortunately little serious damage, officer - Merely a contused bonnet and a compound
fracture of the lighting standard" - "Evening News" - Reproduced in Public Lighting #16, January 1940
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