Wikimedia UK microgrant leads to Wikipedia Featured Article

At the beginning of 2013, User:WormThatTurned applied for a Wikimedia UK microgrant for resources to improve a host of articles related to the Cornish coast. One of those articles, about Doom Bar, is now a Featured Article on Wikipedia and one the best on the encyclopaedia. He wrote this piece about his grant application last… read more »

Recording the voices of Wikipedia

Wikimedia UK recently lent its support to an innovative project to record the voices of notable people as an accompaniment to their Wikipedia articles. The project, being led by Wikipedian Andy Mabbett (User:Pigsonthewing) and supported by a Wikimedia UK microgrant, involves taking a sound recording of article subjects introducing themselves and adding the file to… read more »