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The value of Social Media in neighbourhoods and appealing to communities

Yesterday a sad thing happened; 2 children went missing. It was presumed at the time that they’d gone of their own volition and they were later found well and safe, but none the less it was an awful thing to

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Social Media Connecting People During An Emergency

A while ago I was invited to talk at the Walsall Brew Camp  about my experiences using Social Media in the aftermath of the New Zealand earthquakes that devastated the city Christchurch, Having family who lost their home in the quake and living

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Connecting Wednesfield: Ashmore Park Community Association, Website and Facebook.

As we’ve  been getting involved with more locally we’ve got to know the lovely people working in the various Community Associations and tenants and residents groups fairly well. Some have seen WV11 as an asset and have seen how we

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Web Etiquette – It’s just polite!!

On my way to work this morning I took an photo of an application posted the shutters of a shop that has stood empty for over 12 months for a license to sell alcohol. I emailed it to James who

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Where to start?

As I do more and more stuff in my community I wanted a place I could dump my thoughts and observations about things there that is separate to my blog where I dump random photos and thoughts about parenting and life

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  • Screw the naysayers - I've just been moved to tears by the music for tomorrows flash mob! Merry Merry Merry Christmas. 10 months ago
  • @loubylou60 Thanks Karen - I was just having a rant, over it now & looking forward to the event tomorrow :D 10 months ago
  • Sometimes I seriously wonder why we bother! 10 months ago
  • Community volunteers raise £5k - get extra christmas lights, live performances and a living tree for next year - and still someone complains 10 months ago
  • @coopukfood Except the sign above the door reads Griffith Drive - (No S on Griffiths) you may want to fix that. 10 months ago
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