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Memories are made of this…

APART from having the occasional pop at the council, over the years this column has been filled with memories. Memories of growing up in Lyme in the 1950s-60s, memories of big and tragic events in the town and memories of its people past and present. Many of them unforgettable characters. […]


Print is key for hyperlocals

ONE of the big messages to emerge from last week’s ground-breaking community journalism summit in Cardiff was the demand for print from readers and advertisers. Several hyperlocal publishers who are currently working online exclusively explained how hard it is to get local […]


Local news comes of age

It’s official. The hyperlocal news sector has a new representative body. It’s called the Independent Community News Network and it was launched in Cardiff on Thursday evening. This is another important milestone in the renaissance of […]