Kevin Harris spoke at a seminar on 'the good society in our neighbourhoods' at the Compass conference, in London; and at the CILIP (librarians) 'Umbrella' conference in Hatfield, on neighbourhood online networks.
As part of the Networked Neighbourhoods group, Kevin Harris has begun work in three localities in England to support the development of neighbourhood online websites. These projects are funded by the Big Lottery. A fourth, similar project, funded by the Barrow Cadbury Trust, has begun in collaboration with Wolverhampton Homes.
Meanwhile, Martin Dudley is working with the Shipley Area Corordinator in Bradford to support street reps and neighbourhood wardens to develop a website.
Kevin Harris gave two presentations on Local Level's evaluation of museum activities for young people looked after, at the Education Matters Conference, hosted by Norfolk's Virtual School for Children in Care.