The Manchester Evening News’s political reporter has produced a indepth guide to FOI.
Great piece from the Daily Telegraph website – and something which should be referred to whenever web editors are coming up with news ideas for their websites
Insightful post from Pro Blogger, although part of me is inclined to say “if you can’t think of anything to write, then don’t” although perhaps “if you can’t think of anything to write, just link” is another variety on that theme.
Quite a few journalists have fallen into the trap of taking a celebrity Twitter account at face value. The Foreign secretary’s alleged comments in the wake of Michael Jackson’s death springs to mind. Paul Bradshaw’s guide on OJB to spotting a fake Twitter account should be bookmarked by all Twitter-using journalists.
For when a simple Google Map just isn’t enough