Out of character?

Twitter feed looking a little busier than usual? Over the past 24 hours, the social media platform has rolled out 280 character tweets following a trial among users earlier this year. But is the move a little, well, out of character for most users? https://twitter.com/Ldn_Ambulance/status/928257853336453121 Twitter's decision to double its famed 140 character limit is the … Continue reading Out of character?


Let’s talk PR

It’s been a while, I know. But as followers of my Twitter feed will testify, I haven’t gone radio silent. Rather, I discovered CommsChat. A lively, informal Twitter discussion between PR professionals, exchanging thoughts on anything and everything in the world of comms. Now a staple of my Monday nights, there’s nothing I love more than … Continue reading Let’s talk PR

Our security services do a great job. Let’s report that

The terror attack in London on Wednesday, which killed five people and injured around 40, was a tragedy that struck at the very heart of Westminster. While UK security services had been preparing for such an attack following the recent wave of terror across Europe, it was a day they wished would never come to pass. In … Continue reading Our security services do a great job. Let’s report that


We’re living in precarious times. I’m not talking about the storm around fake news or the seemingly relentless doomsday tone of current news headlines. No, I’m talking about the unsettling, and very real, prospect of losing one of our most beloved social media platforms. With its share price down and growth stalling, Twitter is in … Continue reading #SaveTwitter