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by Corinne Pritchard / Simply Understand

The Challenge

Councils:
Give us an RSS news feed by Christmas 2009

202 out of 434 UK local councils (46%) have RSS feeds.

Let's make it 100% by Christmas 2009.

Why councils? Why RSS? Why news? Your questions answered, hopefully.