We asked the Springers to share the letter that has dominated their (rather active!) lockdowns.
Glen Cone, Creative Director: his lockdown is brought to you by the letter S.
Spring – Working hard to keep us safe
Springers – Always there for you on a bad day
Surfing – Walking to my local beach and isolating in the good old North Sea
Survival – Following the guidelines
Salad – Lots of salad and more salad, healthy body etc
Standards – NMC Covid 19 Standards
Simon Hazelgrove, Co-founder: his lockdown is brought to you by the letter D.
Digging – going self sufficient with a veggie garden for the first time in a decade
Dogs – they think we’ve done this for them!
DIY – finally tackling that list of jobs …
Daytime – long working days that have smashed the 9-5, as the daylight hours, too, get longer.
Su Whitelock, Financial Manager – her lockdown is brought to you by the letter C.
Chancellor – I have never been as locked onto the news!
Chicks – life goes on, and our chickens have had babies
Clapping – a wonderful Community thank you every Thursday
Cake – too much, and lots of cuppas too
Camping – we’ve made the most of the garden
Credit control – essential, all the time.
Chris Abbott, Account DIrector: his lockdown is brought to you by the letter P
Practicing new ways of working (Zoom, teams et al)
Proving we know what matters (NMC Emergency Standards)
Pitching New Ideas – we developed Get It To Go in 48 hours to allow shopkeepers to manage bookings and collections
Plastic Model Kit pastimes (Honda)
Planting out the garden
Pedal power evening rides
Painting bedsheets for carers
Prezzies from the boss
Putting up with home haircuts!
Erika Clegg, co founder: my lockdown is brought to you by the letter Z
Zoom: it’s been a lifeline to keep the team together and I’ve practically never been off it.
Zebra: my Zebra trainers have gone from pristine to knackered in two months c/o trebling my exercise
Zoroastrianism: My son’s school RE project early on in lockdown is still a real joy. Google it if you don’t know about it!
Katie Brown, Social Media Manager: her lockdown is brought to you by the letter T.
Time for walks and reading, cooking and making cocktails.
Time for thinking, and time for appreciating all the small things.