1ec53fecfddc5b7680256905003e991d OpenDocument A Selection of Web SitesSome Useful WWW links Local Government Sites: http://www.tagish.co.uk/tagish/links/localgov.htm – A good site to link into to the local authority sites. http://www.lga.gov.uk/ Local Government Association http://www.lgib.gov.uk/index.htm Local Government International Bureau Political Parties: http://www.conservative-party.org.uk/ http://www.labour.org.uk/ http://www.libdems.org.uk/ Government: http://www.cabinet-office.gov.uk/ http://www.open.gov.uk/.. A good entry site into other Government sites – links to current legislation and Government activity http://www.coi.gov.uk/coi/frames.html Central Office of Information http://www.hm-treasury.gov.uk/ http://www.local-regions.detr.gov.uk/ Department of Environment, Transport and the Regions – Local and Regional Issues http://www.local.detr.gov.uk/lginfo.htm DETR Local Government Issues http://www.dti.gov.uk/ Department of Trade and Industry http://www.parliament.uk/ The Houses of parliament home page http://www.parliament.the-stationery-office.co.uk/pa/cm/cmhansrd.htm for those Written Answers http://www.the-commons.com/ The Weather Forecast http://weather.yahoo.co.uk/.. Weather in the UK Europe: http://europa.eu.int/index-en.htm European Union entry site Reasearch: http://www.jrf.org.uk/jrf.html – The Joseph Rowntree Foundation – excellent range of reports and briefings http://www.local.detr.gov.uk/research/research.htm DETR Local Government Research Unit provides professional social research support and advice. News and Media: http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/uk_politics/ BBC Political News http://www.cybereditions.com/aldaily/ Access to wide range of on-line news (mainly american) http://www.ft.com/ Financial Times http://www.guardian.co.uk/ The Guardian http://www.telegraph.co.uk/et?ac=001582360627916&rtmo;=ws05fAnb&atmo;=ws05fAnb&pg;=/index.html Telegraph award winning site http://www.pa.press.net/ Press Association – good on-line, latest news site. General Sites: http://www.railtrack.co.uk/travel/index_personalise.html Check that railway journey timetable to the next TAG meeting http://www.knowhere.co.uk/cgi-bin/search.pl Check up on the place – an interesting insight into your own Town or City http://www.upyourstreet.com/ Check up on your street, lots of interesting statistics, need your post code. http://www.moneyextra.co.uk/main.asp Excellent personal finances site http://www.acmnet.freeserve.co.uk/mainmenu.htm Town Centre Management Search Engines: http://www.yahoo.co.uk/ Search by directory http://www.altavista.com/ Search by word/phrase http://www.scoot.co.uk/ Local information http://www.askjeeves.com/ Search by entering a simple sentence http://www.dogpile.com/.. Searches lots of “Search Engines” at the same time, good for a first look http://websearch.miningco.com/msub10.htm?TMog=56519444232044&Mint;=56519444232044&FFV;=1 Search for an image, sorry its not a PR site!