Tag Archives: social media

PICTFOR Twitter Awards and Summer Reception 2014

Summer Reception & PICTFOR Twitter Awards 2014 Thank you to all those who attended our Second Annual Twitter Teach-In and Awards ceremony last night. A very successful Summer Reception followed immediately after with a keynote speech from John Whittingdale MP. Now that the shortlists, Runners-Up and Winners have been announced we can publish the results […]

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Parliament & Internet Conference In the Media

This year’s Parliament & Internet Conference soared to new heights, with 2 ministerial keynotes, over 200 industry professionals and nearly two dozen parliamentarians meeting to discuss some of the hottest topics

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Should more Politicians Blog or Tweet?

There are a growing number of very good bloggers and tweeters in Parliament, see Blogminster and Tweetminster, but in general we still find, in any Parliament actually, quite a small group of digital evangelists or people who regularly use and understand the Internet.  Its good to see that Pictfor attracts more than it’s fair share of above average […]

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Call for written evidence on Privacy and Injunctions

          Eric Joyce MP is a member of the Houses of Commons and Lords Joint Committee on Privacy and Injunctions. This was set up by agreement between the prime minister and the opposition following well-known recent privacy and injunction breaches in parts of the media and on social media. The consultation closes on […]

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