Local government purdah

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Local election purdah for many councils starts tomorrow. Find out more about what that means and how it affects council communications.

New LGA/LGcommunications Reputation campaign launched

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LGA and LGcommunications have just launched the latest version of their Reputation campaign – a toolkit for local government communicators to help them use the latest national evidence to inform their communications strategies.

Keeping quiet during purdah?

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Civil servant Steph Gray is steering clear of blogging and using Twitter during the purdah period for the forthcoming general election. I’m thinking about whether I should the same.

Back once again…

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September’s here and my summer blog break is well and truly over and it’s time to look ahead.