News

25Feb
2015

Shopping: What Matters to a Local Media Audience?

Consumers are a sophisticated bunch. Some know exactly what they want, where to find it and how to get it. Some need guidance and advice to find what fits right for them. In a constantly connected world it can be difficult to reach a define...

25Feb
2015

Local Media Maintains Strong Growth in Online Audiences

Local media websites have maintained their strong rate of traffic growth, yesterday’s (Wednesday 25 February) ABC figures show.  Traffic to local media websites has grown by 56.6 per in the past year – a very similar increa...

25Feb
2015

60 Seconds with... Jack Baird, Regional Media Manager at Carat

We caught up with Jack Baird, Regional Media Manager at Carat, to discuss his views on local media and what local media means to him.   Tell us a bit about yourself. Regional Media Team manager on GM team. I’m from South West Lo...

25Feb
2015

One Week Left to Enter Making a Difference Campaign

Local and regional newspapers have just one week left to enter the Making a Difference award for campaigning local journalism.   Local papers wishing to be considered for the award must enter the campaign of the year category at t...

12Feb
2015

Local Newspaper Week to Highlight Power of Campaigning Journalism

This year’s Local Newspaper Week in May will develop the Making a Difference theme, highlighting the ability of local newspapers in print and online to make a real difference to the communities they serve through powerful and effective cam...