Future of local news is bleak … and bright, say new models experts

While it was never likely that the state would jump in and save journalism, the new…

Westminster Media Forum rows about link economy

A spat at the Westminster Media Forum on May 20th provided the rare opportunity to put…

Does local journalism still need journalists?

Are journalists still vital to local journalism? That was the question implicitly raised by speakers at…

Local newspapers defy recession, conference reveals

NMJ was so overwhelmed by the wealth of information and experience coming out of the Local…

Radio 4 investigates new media models

The latest edition of BBC Radio 4’s ‘In Business’ brought some real insight into how the…

Bureau of Investigative Journalism opens for business

The Bureau of Investigative Journalism launches today, promising to uncover some important stories over the next…

Google chief predicts bright future for news

Google chief executive Eric Schmidt says that quality journalism will survive – if newspapers adjust their…

MPs’ report addresses crisis in local journalism

MPs on the Culture, Media and Sport Committee – a cross-party group now disbanded following the…

The quest for a new model for journalism

What is the new model that will sustain the journalism of the future? The posts below…