Lynne Featherstone MP has been shortlisted for the Tim Garden award for ‘best use of Social Media by an elected Liberal Democrat.’
The award was set up in the memory of the late Liberal Democrat Peer Tim Garden. The winner will be announced at the Liberal Democrat conference this weekend.
The MP for Hornsey and Wood Green is an active twitter user, with over 15,000 followers. All blog posts and press releases are tweeted, along with a large number of local news stories and opinions.
The Liberal Democrat MP uses the twitter handle @lfeatherstone.
Lynne Featherstone MP said:
“I’m delighted to be nominated for this award. My team and I work hard to make twitter as informative as possible – with tweets on local issues, national news, and my opinions on current affairs.
“It’s a great way to communicate with constituents – and I also follow as many constituents as possible to keep up to date with their local news and opinions.
“Whatever the result of the award, I am proud to me nominated, and we will carry on working to make the page even better!”
You can see the shortlist and information on how to vote here: http://www.libdemvoice.org/liberal-democrat-voice-awards-the-shortlists-1-the-tim-garden-award-36054.html