Media & Publications
I have taken part in live television, radio and podcast discussion and debate programmes. Topics I've covered have included energy, local government, planning, policing, election analysis and the Eurovision Song Contest!
I have written extensively on policy and political analysis for think tanks and political websites.
Bristol 24/7: The path is now clear for bristol to move forward with greater understanding
Nation.Cymru: The six important questions posed by Mark Drakeford’s enthusiasm for universal basic income
Nation.Cymru: Checking in with the neighbours: What can election hustings in Scotland and England tell us about Welsh politics?
Gwydir: A marketplace for ideas
Public Affairs Cymru: Neither a blob, nor a political football: The public affairs industry as we approach the Senedd elections (no longer online)
Liberal Democrat Voice: Rising above politics as usual
Click on Wales: Battling for the broad church (an interview with Paul Davies AM)
CityMetric / City Monitor: Why I wrote an alternative masterplan for Newport
Self published: An alternative masterplan for Newport (Media: South Wales Argus: New city centre vision calls for Newport to be 'bold'; Wales Online: The alternative ‘masterplan’ for Newport city centre;
These Islands: The opportunities and challenges for the Severn Region (Referenced in the Senedd by Mark Reckless MS)
Gorwel: Attracting universities form outside Wales to open campuses here
Click on Wales: The future of conservatism
CityMetric / City Monitor: Letter: Here’s a tram network for Newport
Nation.Cymru: Whether Unionist or Internationalist, embracing the neighbours just makes sense
Click on Wales: With a British Macron elusive, what chance a Welsh Agir?
Click on Wales: The stirring of libertarianism in Wales
Gorwel: Why there is now an opportunity for bold leadership in Welsh cities
British Future: Britain must re-state its positive place in the World
Click on Wales: Brexit and the Welsh Conservatives
Click on Wales: A case for opposition backbenchers in the Senedd
Click on Wales: Calm heads, rather than heads rolling
Click on Wales / Policing Insight: Welsh PCCs demonstrate the difference the role can bring
Click on Wales: How will Wales respond to the rise of the English Metro-Mayor?
Gorwel: An elected mayor in a time of local government change
Click on Wales: An identity defined by devolution
Nicolas and Luke Evetts record an occasional podcast series, Mutual Assured Conversation. This is an informal chat about some of their experiences in politics and on policy. The last podcast was in early 2021. There are currently no plans for future episodes, but you never know.