Building a city-wide media platform


Daniel outlines how The City Talking grew from a page on Facebook into a much larger platform both in print and online, and how they are taking the storytelling approach pioneered in Leeds to other cities across the North of England.

Daniel Chapman

Daniel Chapman is the Editorial Director of The City Talking, a monthly newspaper with editions in Leeds, Sheffield, Manchester, York and soon Liverpool.

The City Talking was recently named as one The Observer and Nesta’s new radicals for its approach to storytelling, and described as a newspaper that "young people actually read".

Daniel is also a co-editor of award-winning Leeds United fanzine, The Square Ball.


Related Talks