And here’s the news…

The debates about news on council websites (Should it be there? What is ‘news’? Should press releases just die?) seem to have gone quiet at the moment so it seems as good a time as any to post about a little bit of research we’ve been doing on the side at work. As part of […]

First steps

Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end (according to Semisonic’s Closing Time at least), and this week is one of those bittersweet moments where I wave goodbye to a dear friend off to a new job and life while feeling a bit sorry for myself that my dear friend has moved away. Why […]

The future of journalism

Or ‘The future of journalism: How do government press offices evolve alongside journalism?’ This session was led by Eve Shuttleworth from the Ministry of Justice and was a great example of how an unconference can work; someone tweets a comment from an early session, leads to back channel chat, session suggested and duly added to […]