Al is the founder of The Dad Network; the UK’s most influential Dad Blog. The Dad Network is not only a blog but a online hub offering support, encouragement and networking opportunities for dads across the globe. He is also the co-founder of the UK’s first YouTube Channel dedicated to dads; Dad Channel.
Al has presented for some of the UK’s largest parenting brands in online campaigns; Tesco Baby Club, Ella’s Kitchen and Johnson & Johnson. He has also appeared on 4OD, working with Channel 4 on a series of ‘shorts’ documentaries complimenting the latest One Born Every Minute series.
As well as on his own blog. Al’s writing can be found in various magazines both online and in print. He has written for Grazia, Baby Prima & BT to name a few. Al is most recognised however, for his viral photo; an adorable photo of his son. He appeared in some of the world’s largest media publications; the Telegraph, The Mail Online, Mashable, Buzzfeed, Cosmopolitan & Today.
Before working as a full time blogger & YouTuber, Al worked as a fully qualified primary school teacher for over 5 years, whereby presenting to children became second nature to him.