It’s dawn on the morning after the night before. Around me, my new flatmates are yet to wake from their first-night Freshers’ slumbers. But I, in my own cosy corner of the vast Endcliffe student accommodation village, am awake and raring to go.
The Andrew Burdett Blog : Life, as seen by me.
Today, in its own small and unmarked way, was for me the end of an era. After five years as its Editor, my final edition of InSpire, the church magazine of St Luke’s, Maidenhead, was published.
In my latest video, I can be seen taking to the skies above west-Berkshire, during an introductory flying lesson. In this post, you can watch the film and read production notes about the making of.
Today at noon, I found myself at White Waltham Airfield in Berkshire, preparing for take-off during an introductory flying lesson. Once in the skies, we passed over wide fields, busy road networks, and the ribboning Thames below. Still persists the childlike wonder of seeing from above the places one thinks one knows so well.
Gareth Mound, 1996 — 2015: Andrew Burdett offers his personal recollections of his friend and former classmate, who died in August 2015 aged just 19.
It’s the last day of term at Furze Platt Junior School, and the teachers are in a celebratory mood now the pupils have all gone home… Or have they? In this three-and-a-half minute film, made to close the final assembly of the year, see the FPJS staff as never before!
Despite music, dance, and entertainment, this year’s St Luke’s Church summer fair will be remembered for the sun, fun, and smiles, says Andrew Burdett.
Made as an aide to Berkshire Scouts Youth Forum meetings, Andrew Burdett discusses filming vox-pops (on the theme of the Youth Shaped initiative) at the county Dragon Boat Regatta.