Investigative Journalism as a genre within the UK's local press has always faced challenges and pressures. This chapter assesses where this mode of reporting currently stands in the local sector in 2013 and analyses whether new funding streams need to be identified in the wake of a recent February 2012 House of Lords Select Committee on Communications report.
|Title of host publication||What do we mean by local?|
|Subtitle of host publication||the rise, fall – and possible rise again – of local journalism|
|Editors||John Mair, Richard Lance Keeble, Neil Fowler|
|Place of Publication||Suffolk|
|Number of pages||7|
|Publication status||Published - 10 Oct 2013|
- local journalism
- investigative journalism
O'Neill, E. (2013). Is anybody there? an assessment of investigative journalism in the UK's Local Press . In J. Mair, R. L. Keeble, & N. Fowler (Eds.), What do we mean by local?: the rise, fall – and possible rise again – of local journalism (pp. 166-173). Suffolk.