When the the annual Talk About Local unconference opens its doors this Saturday, it will be the culmination of some hard work and planning which couldn't happen without the generous support of our sponsors. Ahead of the big day we invite you meet … [Read more...] about Ahead of #TAL12 – meet our sponsors
The Maple House venue for this Saturday's #TAL12 unconference is lovely and central but it's not in the very best bit of Birmingham, which is of course Digbeth! (See Digbeth is Good for a million reason why.) That's why the pre-#TAL12 entertainment … [Read more...] about Discover Digbeth before #TAL12!
Here are some links the Talk About Local team found interesting for Monday 23rd April: The BBC, Regional News and Sport, and Hyperlocal Blogs | Andy Mabbett, aka pigsonthewing - The BBC are keen to explore the potential for including items from … [Read more...] about Links for Monday 23rd April
Talk About Local has recently been doing further work with staff, volunteers and residents of the Peabody Trust to help them create and develop simple community websites. Back in July 2010 we worked with Future Jobs Fund trainee Daisy at Peabody … [Read more...] about Talk About Local training with Peabody
As is tradition at our unconferences there will be will be some glittering Unawards prizes at #TAL12. Hyperlocal innovation and excellence will be rewarded with the best Latifs ('Where Choice Meets Price') has to offer. In the past this has included … [Read more...] about Announcing the #TAL12 Unawards
Since I relocated to Cardiff in late December last year, I've naturally been getting my bearings with the city's hyperlocal landscape. There's certainly plenty of activity, with a wide variety independent websites and online voices for the city's … [Read more...] about Hyperlocal Cardiff