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BBC Local Democracy reporter scheme "bundles" likely to scupper hyperlocal bids

More details of the BBC’s £8m a year plans to fund 150 “local democracy” reporters across the UK have been unveiled to community and hyperlocal publishers at an event in Birmingham. 1,297 more words

Journalism Commentary

Growing up Mayor-less: The Case for a Muncipal Advisory Council

I didn’t have a mayor when I was growing up, however, I do have certain memories of someone who I thought was a mayor. He was a mustachioed man by the name of Tom Clements. 761 more words

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New Cinema Club for Twickenham

If you like watching classic and cult films which rarely get an airing on television or in cinemas then you’re in luck.  A new cinema club is launching in Twickenham to do just that.   187 more words


It's Thames Watergate! Dry Christmas Hits SW London

The was mild panic on Christmas morning across a swathe of South West London (and yes, that includes Twickenham) after a water pump failed at Thames Water’s Hampton works leaving thousands of homes with no water.  215 more words


How can Journalism survive the decline of print and what are the dangers of growing democratic deficit in local reporting?

The range of websites, hyperlocals and social media apps to consume news have vastly increased over the years and there has been a decline in print media. 399 more words


UGA horticulture students tackle greenhouse and high tunnel production in inaugural protected agriculture class

By Merritt Melancon, University of Georgia

From the miracle of December tomatoes to the marvel of fresh salad greens in space, greenhouses and growth chambers may play an increasing role in creating hyperlocal or hyperportable food systems. 630 more words