A Picture of Port Talbot

In one of our recent blogs we looked at hyperlocal news producers – the citizen journalists who document and publish local news on websites, blogs and forums. With the closure of 242 newspapers in the UK from 2007 to 2011 and 46 newspaper closures in the last couple of years, their coverage has become essential for plugging the gaps in an ever-fragmenting local news sector. In 2012, the Press Gazette published…