I was given the opportunity to go to Jamaica to speak to my family for the first time in almost 10 years, to tell them that I was a Transgender male. Watch the News Beat documentary produced by Declan Harvey and Karlene Pinnock to find out how the trip went.




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I had the pleasure of being the face of this year’s (2016) Trans Pride to be held in Brighton. I will be on stage co-hosting on the 23rd of July alongside Emma. You can read the full story about my journey written by the lovely Graig (see Links below) .

News Article Online Version

Digital Magazine version (page 24) available for download




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Vlogging since 2008 it was great to be featured on Ten Eighty’s website. It is important to me that I am visible as a black man navigating this world, because I know if you continue to tell your story- it may save some else’s life.

You can read the full article –> http://teneightymagazine.com/interviews/teneighty-meets/


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When I was called up by Jake Graf to contribute to the campaign ‘This is what Trans Looks Like’ in London I was interested in spreading the lighter side of Transitioning. Check out the videos below I did with Lewis Hancox , Jake Graf , Benjamin Melzer and Evie . The videos were featured on Huffington post and other news outlet













It was an honor to be apart of the first ever Digital Pride which was filmed live to the world. I facilitated a panel touching on subject matters particular concerning to those from countries where homosexuality is still deemed illegal.

I was also a panelist later in the day speaking on the ‘next generation of Trans’

You can read the full articles –> What happened at the ‘against the law panel’ at Digital Pride and The ‘Trans debate


Paul Franks was such a great interviewer – what a pleasure to have a conversation with him about  the struggles Trans people face sometimes on the road to medical care.


Other Articles you may be interested to read:

My experience with ‘All About Trans’ at the Hollyoaks Studio

10 Transgender phrases I recommend you to know

My Top Surgery Experience