Hillingdon Council is launching a Love Your Parks campaign on Saturday. The festivities, which include events run by community organisations, will continue throughout the summer.
- NESTA, the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts, has launched a free app for iPhones that allows constituents to get closer to their local MP. MyMP aims to create better dialogue between MPs and the public.
- City of London Corporation has reappointed Rain Communications UK to manage a three-year campaign to promote the partnership and regeneration work undertaken by the City of London Corporation's economic development office.
- The Cabinet Office has revealed that the Olympic Delivery Authority's director of communications Godric Smith is the highest paid comms professional working at a quango, earning between £195,000 and £199,999. Olympic Park Legacy Company executive director for marketing and communications Karen Webb is the second highest-paid on the list, earning £170,000 to £174,999.