The Google group gets active To help with those important pre-unconference conversations we have invited all confirmed attendees to the #TAL12 Google group, which you can use to introduce yourselves, suggest and discuss session ideas, make … [Read more...] about #tal12 updates!
Talk About Local
Local websites, community blogs and all manner of hyperlocal activity will be put centre stage by a new initiative looking to both study and importantly, fund, some projects. The £1million Destination Local programme announced today is designed to … [Read more...] about Hyperlocal in the spotlight with Destination Local
Local Government Camp-ers braved the wintry NW weather at the weekend for a get together of collaborative plotting and just a teeny bit of geekery. Mike, Sarah and Karen from Talk About Local took part - here's some of our post camp … [Read more...] about Bins, mags, shops and more: Talk About Local at #LocalGovCampNW
It's that time of year when everyone starts to reflect on what the big stories of the year were and website owners look at what posts were popular. At Talk About Local we are no different, so in a cynical attempt to jump on the festive low quality … [Read more...] about 2011 Review
I’m delighted to announce that Sarah Hartley is joining the Talk About Local team. We’ve worked with Sarah in all sorts of ways in the last couple of years as she built up the Guardian Local operation and most recently the excellent new hyperlocal … [Read more...] about Sarah Hartley joins the Talk About Local team
Last Friday Nicky and myself attended Better CIC in Hillfields in Coventry, another of the Community Capacity Builder UK online centres we are currently working with. We held a workshop with some of the Digital Champions and members of the local … [Read more...] about Talk About Local training at Better CIC in Coventry