Cardiff University presentation, 9 September 2015

Here’s the presentation on freedom of information and community journalism I gave at Cardiff University on 9 September 2015.

Some links to topics and stories I discussed:
Charlton Champion
No to Silvertown Tunnel

News Shopper
SE London Mercury
Greenwich Time

Cable car – 16 regular passengers (2012 – for Snipe)
Cable car – just four regulars (2013 – for Snipe)
Cable car – and then there were none (2014 – for 853 – the FOI request)
Cable car – as reported by the Independent
Cable car – Daily Mail follow-up

Greenwich councillors’ £20,000 mayor-making party (FOI request)
Charlton Sainsbury’s planning cash (FOI request)

Greenwich Council’s cycling sulk – leader refusing to speak to Andrew Gilligan (FOI request)
Greenwich Council urged cut in buses to fund gyratory scheme (FOI request)
Eltham Docklands Light Railway report (FOI request)

Audio of Greenwich Council meeting obtained via FOI 
Greenwich Council forced to reveal Silvertown Tunnel report (officer briefing)