That’s a fair description of BarCampUKGovweb (although I guess the easy doesn’t apply if you organised – hats off …Read Article
Posts in the Category: Democracy
There’s been a flurry of calendar dates on the UKDoWire email list today. A while back whilst experimenting with Google …Read Article
A while back we blogged about how only 7 seats out of 32 were contested in the May 2007 …Read Article
We’re in Party Conference season and the news is full of speeches from politicians playing to the gallery, the media …Read Article
And many, many other thoughts on the RSA conference:-
THE SOCIAL IMPACT OF THE WEB: Society, Government and the Internet
25th May 2007
I went to this afternoon conference at the RSA a couple of weeks ago and wanted to put down an account of what was said, along with my thoughts, counter-arguments, and of course a plethora of thought-provoking links. I would have written about it earlier, but I’ve been flat out getting teacher packs ready and sending them out for I’m a Councillor. As always here at Gallomanor Towers, our clients (and community engagement) come first!
It was all a bit odd, because some friends of mine had their wedding reception at the RSA last September. So the last time I was there I spent my time drunkenly ceilidh-dancing and telling friends I hadn’t seen in ages how much I loved them. Obviously I tried to keep these activities to a minimum on this visit, as it was on company time.
Against my better judgement I watched the Labour Deputy Leadership candidates on Question Time last night. Apart from understanding …Read Article