Hi, I'm Richard

Data analyst & storyteller.

I specialise in business intelligence, visualisation, analytics, data mining and SQL wrangling. Which is a wordy way of saying I deliver insights from numbers.

Here's where I write about random data related things.

22nd July '19 - This is bitter sweet. I've accepted a job with Nationwide Building Society as a consultant in their Business Intelligence unit, which is pretty much a dream job.

22nd Apr '19 - Power BI has been making enormous strides in the BI community for a while. I gave it a whirl for storytelling, and here's how it turned out...

10th Apr '19 - I loathe these charts so badly I was moved to write a guide to pimping them

5th Apr '19 - I finally got around to putting our local house price data on a public dashboard

3rd Jan '19 - New year, new job! This post is mostly a placeholder because it'll slow up the blogging.

19th Dec '18 - I noticed the London neighbourhoods of my childhood are getting a lot taller. Here's a look at the data behind London's new found love of apartment living

25th Nov '18 - How we helped Wessex Water respond to sewage incidents

19th Nov '18 - An idle play with Kepler.gl blew up and caught Government attention

22nd Oct '18 - I won a hack! My work from the BreATHe hack day, and Bath's proposed clean air zone

25th Sep '18 - I created a hyperlocal house price index for over 2,000 postcodes

28th Aug '18 - Need to group UK postcodes by region? It's stickier than it looks, so here's a lookup

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