Elected Representative Award
Winner: Derek Wyatt http://www.derekwyatt.co.uk
Derek Wyatt is an experienced hand at using the web and has consistently absorbed new technologies into his site as means to communicate with his constituents. His mix of weekly blog entries and podcasts provide users with a variety of means to keep updated on Wyatt’s work and local issues. Wyatt not only uses the frequently-updated site to keep constituents informed, through his blog and debate sections, he gives users the opportunity to debate issues and give him feedback into the subjects that really matter to voters. By keeping the focus of his cleanly-designed web site on local and national news and, most importantly, his constituents, Wyatt has continued to show his venture into new media is heartfelt.
Taken from the New Statesman website