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Gateshead Council has been forced to hit back at a conspiracy theory which claims it is carrying out secret Government trials using its street lights.
From death threats to online harassment, just why are councillors subject to increasing levels of abuse? Neil Merrick investigates.
A former apprentice at Southwark Council has been fined after illegally sharing personal information about schoolchildren and their parents via Snapchat.
Neil Merrick explains how local authorities can get the most from social media and avoid potential pitfalls.
The mayor of Leeds has been forced to speak out after suffering a barrage of online abuse when hackers posted racist comments in her name.
An analysis over three months last year revealed 188,000 abusive tweets were sent to MPs, with Brexit marking a high point for online abuse.
A Conservative councillor has been suspended following a racist tweet he made during the Eurovision song contest.
In a new podcast, Lord Porter charts his political journey from bolshie school kid to Conservative peer leading the Local Government Association.
The Electoral Commission has partnered with Snapchat as part of a campaign to remind voters in Scotland to register for the council elections.
A London Council has shocked residents after it included crying face emojis on an online council tax bill.