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For the past year I've been working with Eiad, a refugee from Damascus now living in the UK, to produce the latest episode of our series 'A New Normal: Audio Diaries of Syrians in Europe'. It follows 31 year old dentist Eiad, who came to...

Our new podcast, 'A New Normal - Audio Diaries from Syrians in Europe' is now available on iTunes; you can subscribe here. With diarists in the UK, Germany, Sweden, Greece and Turkey the series is intended to give an intimate insight into the day-to-day experience...

My piece 'A Spell in Hospital' was on the ABC programme Life Matters recently; it's about Peter Butler, who suffers from 'hospital delirium', which means that every time he is hospitalised he has terrifying visual auditory hallucinations. You can listen again here....

My new documentary, about the phenomenon of nightmares during pregnancy, is now available online here. 'Pregnancy is supposed to be all happiness and humming lullabies — well, that's what society and advertisers tell us, but the reality for most women is very different. It is estimated...

I was very pleased to get the chance to speak at the London Short Film Festival in January about a project I'm involved in, Yomeyat.  I'm working with three other audio producers to train Syrian refugees to keep audio diaries, which we will then edit and...

My new short radio doc is available online here. In it, Dave Tomlin describes his years squatting the Cambodian Embassy in London, which he transformed from an abandoned building into legendary artists' colony and superlative squat: 'the Guild of Transcultural Studies' (all despite the best...