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
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
The start of a new financial year presents us with an opportunity to assess the year gone by in a way that we sometimes can’t do in the day-to-day haze of local authority communications. And that can only be a good thing – sit back and see what went well, and not so well and refresh your approach in 2019. So, here’s a quick list of what Council comms team should start doing and what needs to stop
Posted on 26th April 2019