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Kentishtowner launches new sister title Below the River -

Kentishtowner launches new sister title Below the River - | Hyperlocal and Local Media | Scoop.it
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Edited by South London born and bred broadsheet journalist Kate Burt, most recently commissioning editor of The Independent Magazine, the site will focus on the arts, lifestyle, food and people, roughly following the curve of the Thames “from Stockwell to Deptford.”

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Sales of Tindle's new London weeklies up 35% - Press Gazette

Sales of Tindle's new London weeklies up 35% - Press Gazette | Hyperlocal and Local Media | Scoop.it

Sales of the South London Press are up 35 per cent following its relaunch as a hyper-local series, according to figures released by the company.

 

At the beginning or June, Sir Ray announced that seven new paid-for titles were being launched in London as part of an overhaul of its 147 year-old paper the South London press.

 

The new titles replace the Friday edition of the South London Press, which had a circulation of 18,942 the last time it published an ABC figure - in the second half of 2008.

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Clutch of hyperlocal newspapers launch in south London

Clutch of hyperlocal newspapers launch in south London | Hyperlocal and Local Media | Scoop.it
The key to success is, apparently, lies in a hyperlocal approach to news that is rooted in old-fashioned journalistic values rather than a trend emerging out of the digital revolution. When taking over the failing Tenby Observer, ...
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London Hyperlocal – Top Ten by Twitter Followers and Membership

London Hyperlocal – Top Ten by Twitter Followers and Membership | Hyperlocal and Local Media | Scoop.it

A few weeks ago I did a shout out for stats about usage for London Hyperlocal sites. The aim was to ovehaul and update some work a friend had done in this area as part of a commission. Thanks to all of those who replied and your data has been incorporated.

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Decision Day Looms for NESTA on Hyperlocal | londonhyperlocal

Decision Day Looms for NESTA on Hyperlocal | londonhyperlocal | Hyperlocal and Local Media | Scoop.it
The video presentations for the Destination Local funding by NESTA have now been published on YouTube. There are 165 organisations hoping for a grant of £50000 to help develop a hyperlocal mobile phone application.
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Tindle Newspapers Launches Seven Hyperlocal titles for South London | newspapersoc.org.uk

The South London Pressis to launch seven hyperlocal titles tomorrow (Friday).

In addition to the South London Press, the 147-year-old paid-for title bought four years ago by the Tindle Newspapers, readers will see new titles in Streatham, Brixton, Wimbledon, Wandsworth, Dulwich, Deptford & New Cross and Forest Hill & Sydenham.

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