Tag Archives: Marcus East

Arsenal – FA Cup 2014 Winners!

Today I was reminded why I’m an Arsenal fan… I was reminded why I have sat in the wind, rain and snow losing my voice through screaming at players who cannot hear me – and rejoicing in their genius when … Continue reading

Third Sector Magazine Interview with Marcus East: Online Masterclass – Driving Donations through Social Media

A video of Marcus East made during the Third Sector Magazine Online Masterclass Series in Autumn 2011. In this sequence I talk about the use of social media to drive donations for charities, and the full session including the slides … Continue reading

Computer Weekly Interview with Bryan Glick

After Red Nose Day there was a great deal of interest in the technology that my team built to support it. Computer Weekly, the UK’s leading technology magazine, invited me to present at their CW500 Club – an event for … Continue reading

Labour’s plan to close libraries in Enfield is dangerous and disgraceful

As I predicted, the Labour administration in Enfield has chosen to close three libraries, targeting some of the poorest parts of the borough. Libraries are an absolutely essential service, but we knew that there were likely to be problems when … Continue reading

Colonel Bob Stewart MP speaking in Enfield!

One of my favourite public speakers – Colonel Bob Stewart DSO MP – is coming to Enfield to speak at the annual Chase Ward dinner on April 12 and the excitement is building! Col. Bob is now the MP for … Continue reading

What does 2011 have in store?

2010 seems to have gone incredibly quickly, and a lot happened – I got elected, made it through my first Comic Relief campaign and moved-up to Enfield to name just a few highlights! However, I have a feeling that 2011 … Continue reading

My letter to the Enfield Independent seems to have upset Labour

Despite the obvious and overwhelming public opposition to the Tube strikes currently blighting London, Enfield’s Labour Council refuse to acknowledge the negative impact that they are having on our residents. Instead of reconsidering their position, they have chosen, through Councillor … Continue reading

Interview with Computer Weekly, 18-24 May 2010

I was interviewed by Angelica Mari of Computer Weekly as part of their CW500 Club which is a group of the UK’s top CIOs, CTOs and IT Directors. I talked about the challenges of managing an IT strategy and function … Continue reading

The ‘Special Relationship’ is back. Hopefully!

The Conservatives are the natural allies of America – our Atlanticism and Eurosceptism always play well in Washington DC, and Prime Minister Cameron’s compassionate conservatism fits well with President Obama’s focus on individual responsibility and social liberalism. Labour has traditionally … Continue reading

Nick de Bois’s acceptance speech on winning Enfield North

Nick de Bois’ acceptance speech on becoming MP of Enfield North. Continue reading