A Brave New World
Lifestyle

Online retail rev­o­lu­tion this week with Peter and Nick, founders of Hibana, a new plat­form cham­pi­oning British and pur­pose-led brands, hurray! 

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Spring Clean
Lifestyle

Very apt for this time of year, eco clean­ing brand Home­things is shak­ing things up with an inge­nious clean­ing tab that acti­vates with tap water. Co-founder Tim Keav­eney reveals the sto­ry behind this plan­et-sav­ing product.

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Perl of Wisdom
Lifestyle

This week Iso­bel Perl talks about cre­at­ing her dream busi­ness at the age of 26, after sev­er­al set­backs meant mov­ing back in with her par­ents. Some­times all you need is the right push…

By Miran­da Wilkinson.

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Silver Linings
Lifestyle

This week it’s all about Mums help­ing their daugh­ters on their tran­si­tion to wom­an­hood by launch­ing Iceni Silver.

By Miran­da Wilkinson.

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Setting the Bar
Lifestyle

This week Char­lie Gilkes, co-founder of Incep­tion Group, that owns 11 con­cep­tu­al venues the best-known of which include Mr Fog­g’s, Cahoots, Bun­ga Bun­ga, Maggie’s and Bart’s, talks about his jour­ney man­ag­ing a com­pa­ny lit­er­al­ly stopped in its tracks by the pandemic. 

By Miran­da Wilkinson. 

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Bring Colour
Lifestyle

OVERDUE are talk­ing to Cassie Atkin­son this week, whose liveli­hood in events ceased to exist dur­ing Lock­down which took her down an entire­ly new path.

By Miran­da Wilkinson. 

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What Really Matters
Lifestyle

This week we speak to Gra­cie, co-founder of Squir­rel Sis­ters, a no added sug­ar snack­ing brand she launched with her sis­ter Sophie who, fol­low­ing heart surgery could no longer tol­er­ate processed and sug­ary foods; and how their major super­mar­ket deal will ben­e­fit everyone’s health.

By Miran­da Wilkinson. 

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Jewellery with a Twist
Lifestyle

This week Katie Ser­vice, author of The Beau­ty Brief, jour­nal­ist and Beau­ty Edi­to­r­i­al Direc­tor Har­rods talks about how her love of essen­tial oils trans­formed into a beau­ti­ful business.

By Miran­da Wilkinson. 

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A Brighter Future
Lifestyle

This week it’s all about over­com­ing depres­sion, Lock­down and redun­dan­cy and forg­ing ahead on a new path which is exact­ly what Kris­t­ian Tay­lor Beau­mont did.

By Miran­da Wilkinson. 

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Scents of Tranquility
Lifestyle

A chance col­lab­o­ra­tion showed the burn­ing pow­er of influ­encer mar­ket­ing in this week’s sto­ry of find­ing your pas­sion and cre­at­ing a niche from Han­nah Chap­man, founder of Ava May Aromas. 

By Miran­da Wilkinson. 

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Our Fashion Heroes
Lifestyle

Donat­ing mon­ey or spare food, using your skills to pro­vide PPE or gen­er­ate funds — OVERDUE has iden­ti­fied a few Fash­ion Heroes dur­ing this dif­fi­cult time. Words by Thomas Brooks FRSA

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Renaissance Man
Lifestyle

OVERDUE caught up with the mul­ti-tal­ent­ed Jay Blades – Eco design­er, Social enter­pris­er and award-win­ning BBC pre­sen­ter on what’s real­ly impor­tant in life.

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‘Curious Chicken’
Lifestyle

Art can be a trans­for­ma­tive form of ther­a­py, so Lyla Har­ris-Quinn found when she put brush to paper and devel­oped a whole new talent.

By Miran­da Wilkinson

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Community Spirit
Lifestyle

This week we high­light the spir­it of com­mu­ni­ty with Ele Stevens, founder of the bare­foot accoun­tant, who pro­vid­ed a plat­form for strug­gling local traders.

By Miran­da Wilkinson

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