Thank you - what's next
Well, that was something wasn’t it?
Our Kickstarter campaign has now closed.
We’re proud to be optimists here at Tortoise but it’s fair to say that the response... Read more
The end of the beginning.
Our Kickstarter campaign closes at 18:00 UK time today. It’s felt quite intense these last few days and, whilst exciting, we are rather looking forward... Read more
1 day to go...
We’re so close!
With 24 hours to go, together we’ve broken £500,000 in funding and are edging towards the magic 3,000 members goal. The more people who join our campaign... Read more
3 days to go...
Tortoise team news: Welcome Merope Mills
Merope Mills has joined Tortoise from the Guardian where she was Assistant editor, having previously been editor of the Saturday paper, Weekend magazine and... Read more
4 days to go...
Four days left. We’re well over 2,500 members now and we still believe we can get to the magic 3,000 number.
Tortoise team news: welcome Giles. He’s obsessed with snow. ... Read more
5 days to go...
Five days left. We’ll be writing to you every day this week with updates on where we’re at members-wise, and news about both our journalism and our growing team.
Fancy... Read more
Just one week to go...
Happy Friday everyone.
Together, we have seven days left to convince as many family, friends, and colleagues as we can to join our mission to get the world to slow... Read more
Project Update #6: Tortoise. Open journalism - a different kind of newsroom. by Tortoise
As we find ourselves edging towards the end of this, our first chapter, on Kickstarter (which ends on 16th November), we’re reflecting on what we’ve achieved so far.... Read more
Project Update #5: Tortoise: Open journalism - a new type of newsroom
There are a whole two weeks still to go of our Kickstarter launch campaign. With all the founding members and groups that have signed up so far, the Tortoise family... Read more
Project Update #4: Tortoise: Open journalism - a new type of newsroom
Bring Tortoise to your Town
We mean it when we say that when you’re a member of Tortoise, you have a seat at our table. Metaphorically and literally. We already... Read more
The last seven days. Tortoise: Open journalism - a new type of newsroom.
The last seven days have been a great test of our resolve to slow down. Becoming the biggest journalism project ever on Kickstarter in our first few... Read more