Compliance with UK-GDPR

It has been some time since the UK signed up to GDPR. We are introducing a new tool to help you manage your website compliance. If you you employ a range of tools to keep in touch with your followers,…

WordPress 6.0 is here …

WordPress 6.0 includes more than 500 enhancements and 400 bug fixes. This page highlights several key advancements aimed at making your WordPress content-creating and site-building experience more feature-rich and intuitive. You will also find resources for developers and anyone wanting…

A New Default Template

We’ve updated the default template for Our Locality to Twenty Twenty One, and added extra jazz. When you crank up a new website you’ll get some ready made examples of post formats that show off what you can do, along…

Free Webspace and Free Support (since 2010)

Since 2010 we have provided free webspace for all kinds of locally based projects. OurLocality is open to anyone, to organisations, clubs, societies and individuals. The free offering has been available on a DIY basis with free assistance for unfunded…

Join the Club

Since last summer a number of ourlocality website owners have opted to pay a monthly or annual sub for the service. In part this was a response to continuing requests for ongoing training, advice and support, which many active users…

Announcement: One half of the web is now encrypted and so are we

Over the weekend – yes we had nothing better to do – we switched 99% of Our Locality sites over to the secure encryption protocol (TLS/SSL), so now when you visit one of our sites or login you should see…