Media resources

If you are a member of the press and would like to know more about mySociety or one of our projects, please contact Myfanwy Nixon on press@mysociety.org or call 020 3287 9859.

Overview

mySociety is a not-for-profit social enterprise. Our mission is to invent and popularise digital tools that enable citizens to exert power over institutions and decision makers.

We are based in the UK, but support partners who deploy our technologies across the globe.

Resources

Images

Please contact us if you need an image which does not appear here. The images below are mostly suitable for online use – print images can be supplied on request.

mySociety logo (PNG)

mySociety team plus volunteers (JPG, 2012, image by Harry Metcalfe, attribution required)

mySociety team (JPG, 2008)

Tom Steinberg, mySociety Director (JPG)

FixMyStreet logo (JPG, square)

FixMyStreet logo (PNG, rectangular)

WhatDoTheyKnow logo (PNG, rectangular)

TheyWorkForYou logo (PNG, rectangular)

WriteToThem logo (PNG, rectangular)

FixMyTransport logo (JPG, square)

Poplus logo (PNG, rectangular, transparent background)

Briefings

Tom Steinberg biography

mySociety briefing [PDF]

WhatDoTheyKnow press briefing [PDF]

TheyWorkForYou press briefing [PDF]

FixMyStreet press briefing [PDF]

Recent press releases from mySociety

SayIt – Transcript publication for the internet age [PDF]


mySociety in the news

SayIt

TechPresident: A New Platform To Ask Elected Officials Anything

Computer Weekly: Datacasts to put powerful under scrutiny

Wired: mySociety launches SayIt, civic software for publishing ‘smart’ transcripts

Read more about SayIt

TheyWorkForYou

The Spectator: Parliament has finally woken up – because voters are keeping their MPs in line

Read more about TheyWorkForYou

FixMyStreet

BBC: Oxfordshire council increases pothole repair rates

Read more about FixMyStreet

International

Standard Digital News, Kenya: Audit by Mzalendo ranks Aden Duale as the busiest legislator

New Scientist: How open data empowers citizens of poorer nations

Guardian: Technology could empower Africans to hold their governments to account

Read more about mySociety’s international work

mySociety

National Democratic Institute honours Tom Steinberg with Civic Innovators award