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Tom Briggs
Works at Sightsavers
Attended City College Brighton & Hove
Lived in Polegate
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I've worked with NatWest to write about #MySaverStory  What savings advice would you offer your younger self? http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-DY 
NatWest are on a mission to make saving fairer. To promote it, they asked me to share my saver story...
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On +Diary of the Dad today: Off to watch your kids playing football this weekend? Spare a thought for the poor old referee... http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-CS 
Once I was a referee, now I'm playing a similar role at home. This one's about my life as the man in the middle...
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Possibly a little late now, but sod it... I've written a Christmas gift guide over on +Diary of the Dad... 
 
Clothes! Gadgets! Games! It's only the chuffing Diary of the Dad Christmas gift guide! http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-BO
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Over on +Diary of the Dad today, I'm being a grumpy bar steward...
 
It's the most wonderful time of the year... well it will be soon. But here are ten things that I hate about Christmas. Just because. http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-Bh
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This post's about blogging, how much of ourselves we share online and swans... http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-Ab
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New on +Diary of the Dad today... our new kitten hates me!
 
Introducing our new kitten (and my new nemesis): http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-yj
Meet my family's lovely new pet (and my new nemesis) She-Ra...
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Uncomfortable new territory for me on +Diary of the Dad today - this is the polar opposite of a rant!
 
Today on the blog, I'm talking about paternity leave. What do you think of the new proposals? http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-Ea
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Happy New Year! Made any resolutions? Here are mine: http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-Ce
With the new year upon us, I've broken the habit of a lifetime and made some resolutions. Here's what I intend to do in 2015...
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Over on +Diary of the Dad today, my latest excuse for not taking more care of my appearance...
 
I've finally got round to writing about #Decembeard . Here's why I'm not shaving this month: http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-Bt 
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Over on +Diary of the Dad today, a review of some ace personalised books...
 
If you're on the lookout for a personalised gift for your little ones (y'know, for that small celebration next month), we recommend these books from Wonderous Ink. Here's our review...
We were sent these personalised Wonderous World books for review - see what we thought!
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Over on +Diary of the Dad today, we've got a fancy bit of kit just in time for Halloween... #HPTrickOrTreat  
 
Thanks to the friendly folk at HP, we're doing Halloween in style this year. Here's our review of their versatile Pavilion x360 laptop and wireless printer... http://wp.me/p3nDtJ-zz   #HPTrickOrTreat  
For the first time ever, we're doing Halloween... and it's all thanks to this nifty kit from HP.
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Just because...
 
#MySundayPhoto   #SilentSunday  Nuff said!
It's Sunday, so it's time for these two photo-based linkys. Hurrah!
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Digital Content Editor
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  • Sightsavers
    Global Digital Editor, 2013 - present
  • Upstream Connections
    Social Media Manager, 2012 - 2013
  • Cats Protection
    Copywriter/Digital Communications Officer, 2007 - 2012
  • GMC Publications
    Deputy Editor, 2004 - 2007
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Polegate - Haywards Heath - Eastbourne - Brighton - Hailsham - Eltham, London
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Football-loving, ale-drinking, zombie-obsessed journalist, author, blogger, husband and proud dad
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Husband to Kate, Dad to Dylan and Xander. Social media bod, journalist, author and award winning blogger. This sounds a bit like an epitaph...
Education
  • City College Brighton & Hove
    Magazine Journalism, 2003 - 2004
  • University of Greenwich
    English Literature, 1999 - 2002
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