PRLog - Nov. 22, 2012 - MAYFAIR, U.K. -- Despite the scandals unearthed by the Leveson enquiry, I still believe in the
Duncan Williams believes in an important future for regional media.
power, for good, of our British press and media.
Here are just some of
the reasons I remain committed to protecting independent press freedom;
Media can help build and highlight local businesses.
It can also reach people struck by isolation, loneliness and poverty.
It can speak to communities where living standards are high, or where rural, social or economic barriers prevent people accessing vital information and education.
It can promote the value of men and women, and investigate wrongs or serious abuses.
It can introduce people to new ideas and help strengthen bonds within local communities.
Media can move mountains. We help communities use it to change lives - and unite our readers.
Check out our pr blog at www.independentnewspapers.blogspot.com to see how local media is touching the lives of millions throughout the United Kingdom.
“Whoever controls the media, the
images, controls the culture.”
― Allen Ginsberg