Blog Archives

Caring, Technology and Knightmares

Hello lovely bloggers, it’s me Kate Bentham, sitting in the Weekly Blog Club hot seat for week 39. I do hope you’ve all had a good week. There are some fabulous blogs for you again, covering an eclectic mix of

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Posted in #WeeklyBlogClub summary, apps, Birds, conferences, digital technology, education, film/video, health, health services, humanity, ideas/innovation, leadership, learning, local government, painting drawing, patient care, photography, public sector, setting goals, therapy, working practices

Using Information Technology to enable better public services

A really interesting blog this week from the Good Practice Exchange at the Wales Audit Office. This blog looks at how various public service organisations are using IT to enhance delivery, or engagement or to focuss on the needs of

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Posted in budget cuts, customer service, digital technology, film/video, finance, ideas/innovation, local government, public sector, working practices

Demons, downloads and daffodils

Hello, it’s me Kate Bentham again this week, starting with a shuffle of the feet and staring at the floor apology for the delay in getting this summary to you. My standards are slipping. I’ll try harder. Am I forgiven? So,

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Posted in #WeeklyBlogClub summary, Business, communicating, communities, cultural heritage, culture, digital technology, family, film/video, football, health, health services, humour, leadership, local government, management, media, mental health, public relations, public sector, rugby, social media, websites, working practices

Fragmentation of TV Audiences and Illegal Downloads

An interesting blog from Karl Green this week looking at how TV audiences are becoming more and more fragmented as a result of technological developments. Karl also looks at how pay to view channels are causing some audiences to illegally download programmes.

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Posted in digital technology, film/video, media, television, websites

Five Senses at Stepney City Farm

Karen Hart’s blog post about the latest going on at Stepney City Farm touches on all of our senses – be prepared to make a squeeeee sound as there are videos of baby ducks and baby lambs. Baby lambs I

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Posted in animals, charitable trusts, communities, digital technology, ducks, film/video, media, sheep, social media, workplace


Mark Braggins writes about UKGovCamp 2013, includes a pitching video in which you get to see and hear Mark speak (and lots of other Gov people whom you may well know from Twitter). Mark also lists lots of blog posts

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Posted in blogging, communicating, film/video, hardware, national government, public sector, social media, software, unconferences, working practices

The small things

Another lovely ‘Aaaaah’ post about another special father and daughter moment – and this one has a song about a turtle. The small things by John Patterson.

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Posted in family, film/video, humour, learning, music, turtles