Our Bloggers


Kirsten Beacock

Kirsten is the chief blogger here at lastminute.com. A former newspaper journalist (don’t hold that against her), having taken extensive trips to China, America and Australasia, she is now pouring her passion for travel into writing blogs and features for the lastminute.com website. Arriving in London via exotic Scunthorpe, Kirsten has made it her mission to try out as many pubs and restaurants as she possibly can in the capital.215 Articles

Alison Traboulsi

Alison is in charge of our social media team at lastminute.com. In between all the Tweeting and Facebooking, she spends her time travelling and is very fond of South East Asia where she spent 3 months travelling from Indonesia to Laos. Now back on terra firma she regularly enjoys sampling London’s best cocktail bars and restaurants.24 Articles

Jamie Bezencenet - Spontaneity Champion

Jamie Bezencenet is lastminute.com's first Spontaneity Champion. This year the 29 year old is on mission to help the UK become more spontaneous by completing challenges around the world. Follow his adventures in 2014 as he enjoys up to £50k worth of free experiences. #bespontaneous16 Articles

Mark Davison

Mark is a Copywriter here at lastminute.com. He cut his teeth by writing for film and music sites and magazines, with a brief detour into the exciting world of financial journalism. Hailing from Portsmouth, he can be spotted most nights of the week soaking up the cultural delights of London’s theatres, concert venues and art galleries.10 Articles

Jon Dow

Jon has a passion for travel. He has been on many global adventures over the years, including extensive trips to India, South East Asia, South America and Australasia. When he's not tinkering with the lastminute.com website, he likes to spend time with his family and dream about his next trip away.8 Articles

Jo Harris-Cooksley

Jo is Head of Editorial at lastminute.com. When she's not making things for the internet at work, she can be found writing about London on her personal blog and plotting adventures to sunny places.5 Articles

Charlie is a Copywriter here at lastminute.com. Studying history, he found his way into writing via the wonderful world of comic books (although he calls them 'graphic novels' in front of adults). Hailing from Sheffield, he can be spotted throughout the week rocking out empty, sticky London bars with his band or hiding from the sunlight in nice cafes, drinking coffee.1 Articles