With Mike Rawlins, Nicky Getgood and Clare White from talk about local I had an enjoyable day at #UKGC11 at MicrosoftHQ on Saturday. Thanks to Dave Briggs and Steph Grey for organising. I convened sessions on localism and making a difference with … [Read more...] about UK Gov Camp 2011 sessions of localism and hyperlocal sites and making a difference with data – notes and links
(or, how I got curious about linked data) I was very conscious while working on Community Mission at the wonderful Rewired State DotGovLabs weekend that I was following in big footsteps. I worried the room was thinking "but we've done this before" … [Read more...] about People, missions and assets
I love reading minutes and meeting notes. They don't give you the full picture - the best bits of meetings are normally when someone says "please don't minute this" - but they tell us a lot.They give us insights into process, debates, promises made, … [Read more...] about What can we do with all these words?
As if I wasn't already busy enough trying to capture what's happening in Bournville on the hyperlocal website I edit, I've now committed to managing the website for my running club, Bournville Harriers. I though it worth sharing here how we work the … [Read more...] about Running, data and community