Posted tagged ‘UK’

The problems with leasing a shop in Brockley | south London

July 1, 2010

Brockley Central documents an attempt to take over an empty shop in the neighbourhood with a particularly unsatisfactory conclusion.

You can read the original post via the following link: Brockley shops – no vacancies | Brockley Central.

#ge2010: The hyperlocal election?

May 6, 2010

The general election campaign has demonstrated the power of television but it has also highlighted the contributions of hyperlocal blogs.

Journalism.co.uk reports on what the top hyperlocal bloggers are doing on election night and predicts that this shift in the traditional media food chain will continue regardless of who wins.

#ge2010: The hyperlocal election| Journalism.co.uk.

Sure Start row breaks out at Beverley hustings | East Yorkshire

April 27, 2010

Some 400 members of the public turned up to see the main party candidates battle it out for the Beverley and Holderness parliamentary seat.

The biggest ‘spat’ of the evening was when two candidates locked horns over the future of the constituency’s four Sure Start centres.

The hustings event was organised by Beverley Churches together and chaired by that group’s Rev Jeremy Fletcher.

You can find the original article via this link: Beverley Hustings – Sure Start Row | The Hedon Blog.