local newspapers Local Newspapers are Doomed Adam Tinworth Adam has been a blogger for over 15 years, and a journalist for more than 20. He currently works as a consultant and trainer, helping people do better online journalism. More posts by Adam Tinworth. Adam Tinworth 1 Sep 2008 • 1 min read Or so said professor of journalism and Guardian blogger, Roy Greenslade on Today this morning. You can catch him predicting the death of local newspapers online still.