Local MP's weblog up for award
New Statesman New Media Awards shortlist Clive Soley
Clive Soley, MP for Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush has had his innovative approach to communicating with consitituents recognised. His web log has shortlisted for the New Statesman New Media Awards 2004
Clive Soley said of web logs, " I only found out [about them] after reading the Baghdad blogger in the Guardian last year. The idea immediately appealed to me as it was an additional way of talking to the public without the media in the middle."
Since 1999, these awards have
promoted projects that embrace new technology, fresh thinking and creative
management in the UK.
The key themes of this year’s awards are "innovation and efficiency". They intend to
award those who have really achieved something good for society.
ChiswickW4.com was also short listed in the Community and Information section.
June 10, 2004