Les Pounder

I work closely with North Western Linux and Free Software groups to promote the use of Open Source software as opposed to proprietary software.

I am the organiser of UCubed a free Linux and open source event in Manchester.

Co-organiser of Barcamp Blackpool raising sponsorship and awareness across the UK.

I also organise Blackpool Geekup, a monthly meeting of creatives and tech experts from the Fylde coast.

I write the community section of Linux Format magazine, as well as appearing in various Linux related podcasts such as Fullcircle podcast , Ubuntu UK Podcast and Linux Outlaws

I am a co-host on the Full Circle podcast also recording content in the field, such as interviews and conferences.

I was the head of crew for Oggcamp, a free community event taking place in Farnham. And I will be the head of crew again at next years event.

I recently trained to work in education, to facilitate curricullum content via a creative pathway. 

You can find my details about my career and skills here