If you're wondering why we still need the local media, here's a little example.— Lucy Ashton (@LutheBlue) April 6, 2020
I met a nurse today who told me NHS staff were being fined hundreds of pounds in parking charges and asked if I would do a story.
I did - and all the fees have been immediately cancelled
A few weeks ago for @thesun, I wrote an exclusive about eBay sellers flogging baby milk for huge sums. It prompted the site to issue warnings & try & stop it. It was followed by other news outlets which is good. It might have gone unnoticed otherwise so, yes, #buyapaper— Anna Roberts (@journoannie) April 7, 2020