- Open Directory Project
- United Kingdom
- Undisputed market
leader in online news and one of the best 'designed for function' websites
around. Extensive special reports, audio, interaction and news. A world
class service which expands on the services provided by other newspapers
- Heavyweight American
news broadcaster's online facility.
News | Front Page
- The BBC's online
news channel - one of the most respected news destinations in the world.
- Well cross-referenced
news website ranging from the serious to the lighthearted. Quality news,
with the added gimmick of a 3D modelled news presenter - Ananova herself.
- The Independent
newspaper also has a good online news facility.
Times Internet Edition
- Latest news, features,
and searchable archive of info from the Times' online division.
- The Telegraph's
website covers almost the entire newspaper. Includes searchable archive.
Association : The nation's news agency
- Fast, accurate
and impartial news and information for media, business and government
organisations. As the national news agency of the UK and Ireland, the
PA is at the heart of the media industry.
Onion | America's Finest
- Sometimes satirical,
sometimes outrageous, but always good for a giggle - the famous American
journal has some great weird news and an AV section as well.
Unlimited | Newsguide
- Guardian Unlimited's
country-by-country directory of news and government websites. To view
resources from a country, use the map or the list below.
- One of the major
News for nerds, stuff that matters
- More computer news.
Web Wise - Making The Net Work For Us All
- Bill Thompson's
regular column on the BBC's Webwise site. Webwise is a useful resource
for all information and news relating to the web and it's uses.
- UK media industry
publication carrying the latest news.
- UK Film Industry News & Information
- Self-funded cinema
industry resource offering useful stuff, including listings of funding
bodies, market analysis and worldwide contacts, plus interviews with
industry figures and two news feeds.
- Comedy/spoof TV
listings website that has now spawned a book and a Channel 4 TV show
from the 11 O'Clock Show team.
& Firewire Central - The No Bull Technology Site
- All sorts of info
about DV and Firewire, their uses and the industry.
A Journal of Film and Popular Culture
- An impressive,
intelligent magazine about movies and popular culturea. Recent reviews
as well as well-linked, illustrated articles about various aspects of
film culture through history.
- Rhizome Digest
helps keep you abreast of Net Art News and emerging terminology in the
art world. It also directs you to recent online featured artworks. Artistic
content for its own sake.
- A Global Network of Media
- An independent
general media news and discussion website.
| DestinyTV article
- Destiny calling
- From sports to soap operas, a Somerset school is fostering a community
spirit using video and the internet. Tuesday October 2, 2001 - Guardian
article about DestinyTV
and North East Somerset Council home page
making legal faqs
- A useful glossary
of multimedia terminology.
Multimedia Law-Internet contracts,licenses
- Keeping you ahead
with sources for copyright and media law, including downloadable forms
Online Maps to Everywhere
- If you have to
find your way to just about anywhere in the world, this is the place
to start - get yourself a roadmap to help you get there in a hurry.
Find the place using the postcode, the grid reference or search using
Met.Office Home Page
- Everything you
would expect from our national weather institution. Check out the forecast
for your crucial location shoot, in Midsomer Norton or Venezuela!
- Calculate the likelyhood
of decent light for your shoot with the help of this table. Just enter
Midsomer Norton in the box provided. You might want to check out the
weather forecast and bear in mind that we run a little later than GMT.
Film and TV Directory
- Mandy's Film and
TV Directory - an internet reference book of professional service-providers
in the film and television industry
- UK Production Directory
- Contact details
for many people and companies involved in media production in the UK.
Casting on the Web
- An example of a
casting agent's website.
People: UK Film Network
- The place to sign
up for three daily email networks covering general filmaking, screenwriting
and casting in the UK. All free to join, the filmmaking one is particularly
active. 5,500+ members, crews up about 10 productions each week.
screen - UK Film and Music Network: Crewing
- An impressive new
service for UK film industry professionals and wannabes. Film-makers,
actors, musicians and agents can enter their details in the huge searchable
database. A bulletin board also increases the site's functionality.
- UK Film Industry News & Info
- News of funding
opportunities for film, TV and New Media projects.
to the (British) Musicians' Union
Copyright Protection Society - MCPS
of Parliament Home Page
PARLIAMENT - UK
- Promoting and cultivating
international media making and exhibition culture - The Microcinema
Movement. Microcinemas are alternative venues that feature films, videos,
and other cinematic art that can't be found elsewhere.
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
- Government Department
with policy responsibility for museums, galleries and libraries, the
built heritage, the arts, sport, education, broadcasting and the media
and tourism, as well as the creative industries, the Millennium and
- The aim of the
BFC website is to provide film-makers working, or considering working,
in the UK with clear, concise and accurate information about the many
excellent services, facilities, locations and personnel the UK has to
City Line - The principal bus operator
Norton Residents Handbook
- General information
for residents of Midsomer Norton, Radstock, Paulton and Peasedown St.
John from Standbrook Guides.
and Midsomer Norton Directory
- A directory providing
a comprehensive guide to businesses and activities in the area. A source
of information for those living locally and those further afield who
would like to use the numerous resources available in the area.
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- Constituency info