Multimedia Marks Search for Thurrock’s Next Top Boss

It has been a great pleasure to be involved in Thurrock’s Next Top Boss again for the fifth consecutive year. This year marks the tenth anniversary of the council-led competition which continues to evolve in line with developments in technology, enabling students to submit their entries as digital media. Schools and colleges taking part in

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Community Interest at Heart

Thurrock Lifestyle Solutions is a unique Community Interest Company at the heart of the Thurrock community, providing inclusive opportunity to all people with a disability or learning disability. Its board of Directors are themselves customers of the highly acclaimed service, and are responsible for all elements of its day-to-day running and future developments. This montage

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An Interview About Autism

In this fascinating filmed conversation with Autistic student, Archie we gain insight into the positivity, drive ambition and fascinatingly focused mindset that is often characteristic of the condition. This piece was commissioned for exhibition by pioneering Community Interest Company, Thurrock Lifestyle Communications.

Thurrock’s Next Top Boss Virtual Studio Explainer Series

Thurrock’s Next Top Boss (TNTB) invites schools and colleges to collaborate with key local businesses to develop responses to ‘real world’ business challenges. The incentive is unique in providing young people with genuine opportunities to make a valuable contribution to the local economy and with it, the chance to build connections with potential employers.  Students face a series

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Hip Hop Doc Drops for It’s Our Theatre!

This full length 2009-2010 documentary was produced by Paul Carpenter Films in collaboration with Arts Council England, Royal Opera House and Thurrock Council, on behalf of It’s Our Theatre. The Thurrock project spanned almost a year and engaged hundreds of students from schools across the borough. Focusing primarily on hip hop culture and street dance,

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TLS Film Release Celebrates Progress for Thurrock Disabled

October marks the official release of my new community film “Driven by Difference”, a 22-minute promotional documentary drawing attention to the impressive achievements of a group of disabled people in Thurrock, Essex. Thurrock Lifestyle Solutions is a highly successful community interest company run by and for disabled people.  It’s board of directors are an assembly

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