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Diane Abbott’s expenses exposed by crowd publishing

June 23, 2009 4 Comments

While the Guardian has been crowd sourcing the investigation of MPs' expenses, the people of Hackney have taken to crowd publishing the expenses of local MP Diane Abbott.

Here's a photo of a newspaper billboard for the Hackney Gazette, taken on Stoke Newington High Street. As well as giving a breakdown of her expenses, there's some commentary at the bottom.

Diane Abbott's expenses published the old fashioned way

Diane Abbott's expenses published the old fashioned way

Who needs online databases? The figures are all correct. Note also the correct use of the apostrophe, which is more than most people seem to be able to manage.

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