Tag Archives: civic enterprise

Social Media – So What ?

In the latest post on the sociable organisation blog, Ian Street tells the story of how @recoveryleeds was created and what difference it has made so far. From my perspective, working with Leeds City Council, ‘So What?’ was often the response … Continue reading

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From Yemen to Yorkshire

I recently watched the film Salmon fishing in the Yemen. I don’t know what the pull to this film was as I’d not heard others rave about it; it didn’t catch my eye when it was a trailer at the cinema … Continue reading

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Let’s get sociable – where it all started

BBC4 ran a series called ‘The year the Town Hall shrank’; a moving documentary about how Stoke on Trent Council made the first year of required cuts to services. Nobody wants to make cuts to services. Nobody wants to be on … Continue reading

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Not a jolly

In October 2012 I attended one of the events at Leeds Digital Festival. Titled Facebook v Reality, it was a session exploring what the perfect social media platform would look, feel and sound like if we had wellbeing at the centre … Continue reading

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