Russ Atkinson

59 written articles
Russ joined Factory having completed his degree in Graphic Design at The Arts Institute at Bournemouth. Handling the rare combination of a mastery of both words and images, Russ lends his writing skills to his overarching responsibility for design and production scheduling. Russ loves building BMWs of both the 2 and 4 wheel variety.

Show your claws

Equally ground breaking as it was beautifully breathtaking, Jaguar’s E-Type was born in a time when the sixties were a-swingin’, Britain was a powerhouse...

A Grand Entrance

This property in St Lawrence is an absolute gem, with myriad beautiful features throughout, but the undeniable showstopper has to be the entrance hall....

Convent Conversion

Housed within the former St Matthew’s Convent in St Mary, this incredibly spacious period apartment effortlessly mixes understated, clean modern lines with classic touches,...

A new player has entered the game.

Burning petrol. It’s bloody brilliant, isn’t it? The noises, the smells, the drama - thousands upon thousands of parts moving together in harmony to...

A truly unprecedented time to be alive

During these unprecedented times, we’ve experienced an unprecedented increase in the use of the word ‘unprecedented’. According to Google Trends, popularity of the word...

Starlink versus Stargazers

With no more time on their hands than usual, unless they work night shifts and sneak out to get their fix - because they...

Sex, thugs & coastal strolls…

If you're a reality-TV junkie who's suffering as a result of the lack of new reality TV shows now that only a handful of...

Don’t call it a comeback, they’ve been streaming for years…

With a noticeable gap between the people currently on reduced hours or unable to work and those who are busier than ever, putting in...

Islandwide police checks in place during lockdown

Honorary police have been out in force setting up road checks in order to perform spot checks on drivers and passengers as a result...

Alarming new statistics announced

A recent study has revealed a new trend indicating that people have turned to re-watching Friends from the very first episode onwards. In chronological...

Hairdressers poised to become busiest people on Earth.

After months of lockdown, the entire world will have begun to resemble a kind of seventies redux with people having worn the same pair...

No pain, no gain?

It goes without saying, of course, yet has to be said to give this some context - but health wise, the human race seems...

Corona-confused?

We’ve all heard this by now - on social media, on the radio, in messages from our chief minister and as of last night,...

Baseball caps are SO last year

Are you up to no good? Plotting something? Don’t want to draw unnecessary attention to yourself? Sounds like you need a disguise, but not...

Hello Sunshine

With panoramic views of St Aubin’s Bay and the sight of yachts gently bobbing up and down in the marina quite literally on your doorstep, this spacious apartment will leave you with plenty to gaze at through those full-height...

Dragonboats 2022

DRAGONBOAT FESTIVAL The Albert Pier. 18th September Since 1997, thousands of people in Jersey have raced dragon boats and raised more than £700,000 for Jersey Hospice Care. September saw the usual day of revelry as teams of corporates and friends alike donned...

SKIPTON BIG IDEAS: ART IN A CHANGING WORLD

Get down to the St Helier Town Church this month for a brand new immersive art exhibition featuring over 20 artworks exploring key issues affecting our community today. What do you get if you cross 40 international and local artists,...

In Recovery

What are you planning to do to look after your mental health over the coming winter? Seasonal changes can really affect how we feel. Darker and colder days make it harder to keep up the good habits that many...

Olivia Garcia

Olivia caught our eye a while back during a scroll through Instagram, where her work lights up the screen. Olivia is currently based in Bournemouth and chatted to us about her upcoming pursuit, where it all stems from and...

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