Birmingham Press – review of the first edition

The first edition of the Birmingham Press certainly feels like a substantial product.  It runs to…

Bureau of Investigative Journalism opens for business

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

New papers do battle in Brum

Interesting piece on BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme this morning – two new newspapers are to launch…

Spot.us expands

The crowd funded news service, on which we reported here, has expanded to Seattle.

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…

Get niche quick scheme

Journalism.co.uk announce the follow up to their news:rewired event – a one day conference devoted to…

Local news paywall trial dropped

HoldtheFrontPage.co.uk reports that Johnston Press has abandoned its paywall trial on the websites of some of…

The quest for a new model for journalism

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