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Join the Hedon Blog in re-imagining our local news service!

HEDON BLOG has often spoke about its wish to create a Local News Hub for the town but progress on this has stalled based on my wish to have a ‘ready-made’ organisation for people to join. 329 more words


Your 2014 Twickenham Christmas What's On Spectacular

Can it really be that time again when we have to scour other people’s websites and publications to find the best of what’s on in Twickenham and then pass it off as our own hard work? 1,817 more words


Pic of the Week: Heathrow vs The Arts

Expand the Arts not Heathrow! Whilst in no way condoning the defacement of adverts (of course, etc) we did find this one rather amusing. It’s on the corner of Staines Road and Elmsleigh Road and should raise a chuckle with the retired thesps in Brinsworth House opposite. 68 more words


Data journalism in US and UK local and community media

This has been attracting a lot of attention recently, so I’m reposting about this…

Earlier in the year I contributed a chapter on the role of data journalism in US and UK local and community media, to  “ 112 more words


The best hyperlocal sites on the web

*This post is an assignment for my “Journalism in a free society” course. This week’s assignment calls for a compare and contrast of my choice of three news organization startups (I used… 732 more words


Humpdays at Village Brewery and Village Gardener Launch

If it takes a village to raise a child, you can also be sure that it takes a community (or four) to make an ale, specifically Village Gardener Ale. 299 more words


Hyper-local: While the online debate continues, Made in Leeds marches onto our screens

Work has been going on behind the scenes between regional newspaper publishers and the BBC to allow all parties a satisfying slice of online hyper-local video sites.  768 more words