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New Sports Talk Show in Town!

Feb
07

Tune in on Tuesdays at 1pm on CSR radio to listen to our 2nd year students Phil Wellbrook, Ismail Khwaja, Tommaso Fiore and Ethan Van Ristell talking all things After succesfully running their podcast BiteSizeSport, they were incorporated into CRS's weekly programming! 

You can listen ONLINE HERE or follow them on TWITTER for more updates. 

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Job Vacancy

Feb
06

The Wiltshire Times and the Wiltshire Gazette and Herald are looking for junior reporters to work in Trowbridge.  NCTJ prelim exams and full, clean driving licence as well as self-motivation, keeness to progress and a passion for local stories required.  If interested send a CV with covering letter together with examples of work to Charlotte Cross, PA to the Editor, Wiltshire Times, 100 Victoria Road, Swindon SN1 3BE or charlotte.cross@newsquest.co.uk

 

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Underwater rugby: yes, it exists!

Feb
03

It might be up there with some of Britain’s ‘weirdest’ sports (not quite bog snorkeling, wife carrying or welly-wanging), but Underwater Rugby (UWR) is a 3D mixed-gender sport that is currently making a splash all across the world.  

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Request from French Journalism Student

Feb
02

We have been contacted by a journalism student at the EFJ School in Bordeaux. She and her fellow students would like to contact some UK journalism students to interview via  Facebook, Skype or Facetime in order to get their views on the French presidential election.  If you are interested contact Lara Bru lara.bru@hotmail.fr.  

 

 

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Day one of Black History Month: BEY IS PREGNANT WITH TWINS

Feb
01

Beyoncé Knowles-Carter is pregnant with twins!

Queen Bey has once again shut the internet down by announcing her pregnancy via Instagram on the first day of Black History Month.

FACTS: 4.3 million likes in less than 2 hours and h alf a million tweets in 45 minutes.                                                        

ALTERNATIVE FACTS: She will be too pregnant to headline Coachella.

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Is Anything Happening? Review of Robin Lustig's account of his life in news

Feb
01

http://talkinghumanities.blogs.sas.ac.uk/2017/01/31/talking-humanity-lif...

Do read this book - will give you a flavour of how journalism works. Copies have been ordered for the library.

Keith

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South West Newspapers looking for a trainee journalist #JobAlert

Jan
31

This job comes from our own CFJ Grad Clarissa Place, a reporter at the Sidmouth Herald. 

If anyone is thinking of applying they will need a car and their NCTJ. Trainee reporters will be helped towards their NQJ. The closing date is 10th Feb.
 
 
If you want to watch Clarissa talk about her job, what she's learned and how her time at CFJ helped her get her job watch this video. 
 

 

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Year 1 Conference Wednesday 25 January

Jan
24

Regrettably Year 1 Conference tomorrow has been cancelled due to an NCTJ exam taking place in the UG newsroom at 09.30.

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Request for Journalism Students

Jan
23

We have received a request from a year 3 Sports student for a few of the Centre's students to take part in an event taking place on 2 April.  The brief is to interview members of the public about the event in question.  We have no more information than this but if you want to know more contact Michelle Winstone who is organising the event, mw493@kent.ac.uk

 

 

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