Writing, Production & Presenting

 

I’m an experienced contributor on TV, Youtube and Radio and am available for Keynotes, Live Bakineering Shows and International Event Hosting. Here’s a taster of the kind of work I’ve been involved in.

 

Bakineering: What links Caramel & Concrete?

Part 1 explores the surprising connections between caramel and concrete…This series produced with the British Council explores the links between baking and engineering, based on my live touring show.

 

Bakineering: Meringue & Re-Entry

This video series produced with the British Council explores the links between baking and engineering, based on my live touring show. Part 2 explores the surprising connections between meringue and space shuttles…

 

Baking In Space - Ireland Science Week

I was delighted to take my Bakineering In Space show to Ireland Science Week, adapted and extended in collaboration with Science Foundation Ireland, Dr Niamh Shaw and the European Space Agency. This is a behind the scenes look at the show's production.

 

TEDx Talk

It was a privilege to be invited to speak at TEDx Cambridge University. In "Thinking about thinking", I reveal the secrets of my Bake Off success, first principles thinking and why it's time to check your "mental jenga"

 

Media Collaborations

 

Fantastic Beasts Baked Niffler

Promotional work with Warner Brothers UK to design 2 Fantastic Beasts inspired bakes and run a half-day masterclass in London for the media and influencers. Featured extensively in social media campaign for Blu-ray and DVD release

 

Baking In Space - TODAY show on RTÉ One

As part of Science Week 2019 activities, myself, Niamh Shaw & Romain Charles spoke with co-host Daithí O'Sé on RTÉ One's afternoon show, TODAY about our space science and baking event 'Baking in Space'. This event toured nationally in Dublin at Smock Alley Theatre, at the Galway Science Festival and at the Cork Science Festival.

 

Podcasts & Other Fun Bits

 

Knead to Know Podcast

 

Baking With Pride: LGBTSTEM Day Cake

To celebrate Pride month and LGBTSTEM day on July 6th, I teamed up with fellow bake off buddy Yan Tsou to make a rainbow cake with a difference

 

Great British Bake Off Highlights Reel