Now recruiting: Brighton and Hove Speakers’ Corner Community Organiser

Brighton and Hove Speakers’ Corner Community Organiser The role: City Speaks is a project set up to support and develop the work of the Brighton and Hove Speakers’ Corner committee. The purpose of the community organiser role is to raise the profile of Brighton and Hove Speakers’ Corner with better communications, coordination with partners and […]

Speaker’s Commission at Brighton Digital Festival

I would like to extend my thanks and appreciation to everyone who took part in the Speaker’s Commission at Brighton Digital Festival, most especially the young people who made this event possible – Caroline Lucas MP Speaker’s Commission at Brighton Digital Festival 9.30am-1pm, 17th September American Express Community Stadium, Brighton   The Speaker’s Commission at […]

Green Party

Green Party. Technically the UK does not have one Green Party, but three (with separate Green Parties in Northern Ireland and Scotland). Nonetheless the three cooperate quite closely. The only party with seats in the European Parliament is the English and Welsh Greens however. The Greens are fairly weak in the UK due to Britain’s […]

Let the right data in (project report)

This post by Tom Smith of OCSI talks about a recent joint project, funded by the Technology Strategy Board and delivered with Demsoc, Public-i and Latest TV. It first appeared on the OCSI blog. Our work at OCSI can pretty much be summed up as “good evidence presented in the right way means more informed discussions […]