Childhood obesity in Leeds – a success story shared


Obesity is newsworthy, and for Leeds City Council, childhood obesity was very newsworthy this month. A good news story for the city with a huge media profile, how did Leeds City Council promote this work? Phil Morcom led communications for the council and explains the background.


Posted on 24th May 2019

Opening the doors to Panorama (69 comments)


Mark Ford, Service Manager for Communications at Somerset County Council, reveals what it was like to participate in a Panorama investigation into social care – and why it is important to tell the story of a system in crisis.

Posted on 21st May 2019

Elections and all that

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With the dust settling on the local elections, Andy Allsopp reflects on how colleagues are adjusting to their council’s new political complexions

Posted on 7th May 2019

I hope my seminar helps you make the grade


Earlier this month, Essex CC’s Andy Allsopp delivered a seminar on how to add commercial sharpness to your marketing.

Posted on 2nd May 2019