In this episode I sit down with Gavin Bell, Jason Auld and Shaun Alexander to speak about Scotland, Scottish culture, Scottish football, Scottish politics, and self identity.
02.00 Shaun on content creation
03.00 Shaun and Gavin creating content about Scotland
05.30 Gavin on why he started creating Scotland-centric content
06.00 Jason on Scottish culture - inferiority
07.30 Shaun on Scottish culture - lack of idols
08.00 Jason on being a contemporary Scottish person
09.50 Gavin on Shetland
11.00 Shaun on the lack of Scottish education
12.00 Scotland being the underdogs
14.50 Scottish football
19.00 Why is our success/failure underpinned by football?
21.00 The global perception of Scotland
23.50 Scotland pre and post Independence Referendum
45.00 What should Scotland be celebrating?
Who is Elliot?
Elliot Reeves is a speaker, broadcaster, video producer, consultant, and the founder and host of Inspired Edinburgh; a boutique media and production company, centered around an intimate online talk show.
Who is Gavin?
Gavin Bell is an award-winning vlogger, speaker and has been titled the UK’s leading Facebook advertising consultant. He works with brands across the world, helping them to get stupidly good results online
Who is Jason?
Jason is a two-time record breaking extreme unicyclist and a founding member of Team Voodoo, one of the world’s first extreme unicycling display teams. He has performed at events such as the Formula One Grand Prix, the London 2012 Paralympic Games and has featured on BBC, Sky News, Blue Peter, Britain’s Got Talent, The Hour and CBBC’s Officially Amazing.
Who is Shaun?
Shaun is one of Scotland's leading vloggers and has built a significant following across multiple platforms. His YouTube videos alone have had well in excess of 4 million views and his content has more than 100,000 monthly engagements. He vlogs about travel, adventure and lifestyle and has launched his own apparel brand named in line with his ethos: 'Adventure Everything'.