Who are we?

This is Matt…
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Matt is the editorial lead on Newspryng. He is a journalist with five years’ experience and has set up Newspryng as an experiment into donation-based funding of quality investigative journalism. He lives in London after travelling the short distance from his hometown of Woking in Surrey.


Contact Matt: @MattChapmanUK

This is Ben…
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Ben is the technical lead on Newspryng. He created and designed the site and continues to improve its design and functionality based on user feedback and analytics. He has been creating content for the web since the age of 10 – “most of the early stuff was rubbish”. He lives in London but originates from Middlesbrough.

Contact Ben: ben at benontheweb dot co dot uk | @thebenhall