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Teacher strike at Sheffield primary school goes ahead

Teachers at Westways Primary School in Crookesmoore have today gone ahead with strike action, backed by the National Education Union.

The NEU have said that the strike action has gone ahead because teachers are unhappy with policies implemented by new Executive headteacher, Sam Fearnehough. 260 more words

Local Events

Pics of the Week: Big builds in 'Nam

You can’t have failed to notice the huge construction site that is Twickenham station, or rather was Twickenham station.  Perhaps you’ve battled your way down the narrow path to the temporary station, perhaps you’ve seen it from the road or perhaps you’ve just heard the noise. 204 more words

Local Issues & News

Fitzrovia News no 147, December 2017

Fitzrovia News number 147, Winter 2017. Published Tuesday 5 December 2017.

16 pages of news, features, reviews, comment, literature and listings.

6,000 copies printed in a multitude of colours. 76 more words




Recently, four Rose Hill residents joined a free eight-week film-making course at Rose Hill Community centre exploring community transport and mobility around their City. 434 more words

Research: Hyperlocal news pages on Facebook cover areas of Rio de Janeiro traditionally ignored by media (Knight Center)

Knight Center: Research: Hyperlocal news pages on Facebook cover areas of Rio de Janeiro traditionally ignored by media. “Although the promise the internet would be a way to create a global village has, to some extent, been achieved, digital media have also allowed the production of hyperlocalized and hyperspecialized information. 35 more words

Research & Opinion

“Data matters — but people are still the best sources of stories”  —  insights from investigative journalist Peter Geoghegan

In a guest post Jane Haynes speaks to investigative journalist Peter Geoghegan of the award-winning news site The Ferret about data, contacts and “nosing up the trousers of power”. 1,183 more words

Online Journalism

Essay: Hyperlocals versus de traditionele media: Bedreiging of Aanvulling?

Al sinds enige jaren vindt er een geleidelijke krimp van traditionele media plaats (Kurpius, Metzgar & Rowley, 2010). Hoewel het dalen van de inkomsten vanuit advertenties door Kurpius et al. 1,974 more words