Wednesday, 23 February 2011

Open council meetings to bloggers, urges Eric Pickles

Eric Pickles and Bob Neill have issued guidance to local authorities, urging them to allow citizen journalists and bloggers to have full access to public council meetings.

As traditional local media declines, new media will be an increasingly important way of holding local councils to account.

My comment: In other words a free antidote to council spin.

Read the full story from the source Conservative Home Local Government

No comments:

Post a Comment