LifeSwap

Last summer a very creative and clever lady called Fran Farrar from Norfolk Children’s  Services mentioned an idea about getting vulnerable young people and Councillors to use cameras to share their life experiences over the period of a day.  Working with Fran we took the idea one stage further and Read more…

Find your evil twin

Want to find blogs similar to the one you’re reading?  Want to attract readers to a new blog?  BlogCode is a nifty endeavour by Tim Ireland and the makers of StoryCode (to find similar books) that allows you to code a blog using 27 variables.  Using a database of hundreds Read more…

Local Democracy Campaign

The Local Democracy Campaign kicks is being officially launched on Monday 27th February in the Terrace Pavilion at the House of Commons. We’ll have the pleasure of hearing three MP: Ed Miliband, Charles Hendry and Sarah Teather and hopefully the Solent People’s Theatre singing one of their ditties from  "Who Read more…

Early IAC birds

We’ve been involved in Local Democracy Week for five years now.  In the first year one council asked us to come up with something with a fortnight’s notice.  That was tough. Last year Coventry City Council started their work in January and had a very successful event in October.  This Read more…