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One Rogue Reporter - putting "meat and two veg" on the lunchtime menu at Out to Lunch

Part comedy, part rant and part personal redemption crusade, Rich Peppiatt’s one man show One Rogue Reporter hit the stage at the Out to Lunch Arts...

Danish readers and our Copenhagen twin

By News Reporters Fitzrovia News has a number of Danish readers. One of them, Margit Andersen (pictured) and her partner John Poulsen, first came a...

A few scripts short of a full bulletin

Philip Hayton presented the One O'Clock News on BBC One for the first time one day in the run up to Christmas 1986. In the gallery, not everything ...

Channel 4 News, LSE and the Leveson Google+ Hangout On Air

Google+ Post showing user and a mini playerChannel 4 held their first Hangout On Air today. This post is providing all the speaker information and ...

Yarn-bombers return for festival publicity blitz

The crochet activists of S.O.C.K. have fulfilled their threat to “yarn-bomb the prom” again in an audacious return to the scene of thei...

Man charged over Tottenham Court Road incident

By News Reporters Fitzrovia’s streets were back to normal on Saturday with little evidence remaining of Friday’s siege of Shropshire Ho...

The Imperfectionists (Tom Rachman)

‘news’ is often a polite way of saying ‘editor’s whim’It took nearly twelve months for me to get round to finish reading a whole book on the Kindle...

Back to Basics for Me: Longer Form Writing about Media while Google Plus is for Simple Short Stuff ..

+Mike Downes ProfileIt's ten months since I threw myself into Google Plus. I don't regret it at all, it's taken me places I never could have imagin...

Programme about Swindon Viewpoint

April 11, 1977 Peter Fiddick, a prominent journalist of the 70s, hosts a mainstream TV programme looking at what we were up to 35 years ago and int...

Northern Visions loses funding for Belfast's community TV station and digital media centre

Northern Visions (or NvTv) is a not-for-profit community community digital media and arts centre. It has an Ofcom license to transmit a free-to-air...

Newcastle paedophile priest convicted (again) – but what did the bishops know and when?

Paedophile priest Daniel Curran – of Bryansford Road, Newcastle – has again been found guilty and sentenced for child abuse, this time ...

Fancy swapping Belfast for a week-long exchange in Nashville?

TV production company Knickerbockerglory want to recruit fun, outgoing and captivating families to take part in a life swap with families in Nashvi...

A self sufficient part of the confederation: What might Northern Ireland look like in the future?

The following piece was written last June and published in the latest "Bubbles & Chunks" edition of The Vacuum. Available at all good pubs, cafés a...

The Mole who was a Plant

#rdgnews - Reading's Labour party bosses have admitted they were 'forced' to reveal their plans to eliminate senior management posts in a £1m savin...

Broad-casts, Narrow Models by Tshaka Armstrong from My Fox11 LA

Here is a guest post from my friend Tshaka Armstrong from My Fox 11 in Los Angeles on his insights into broadcast television and the internet. Broa...

Crisis in Midlands Journalism Audio from the 8 Dec 11 NUJ Meeting

On 8th December the Birmingham and Coventry branch of the National Union of Journalists held a meeting to discuss the Crisis in Midlands Journalism...

Emergency Services Show 2011 at Stoneleigh

I will be attending the Emergency Services Show 2011 tomorrow at Stoneleigh Park, nr Coventry UK. It will be a great chance to meet people passiona...

Johnston Press to relocate three Isle of Man titles

150 miles to SheffieldI''m not from The Isle of Man but if I were, I'd want the ink drying on My News on My Island and not transferred to the shore...

Digital Switchover - analogue TV signals stop on 24 October 2012 across the island of Ireland

At primary school in P4 or P5 (I think) we used to listen to a short current affairs educational radio programme each week. Homework that night was...

Occupy London Stock Exchange sets up camp in the City

PRESS RELEASE JUST EMAILED TO ME Reproduced here in full.. Occupy London Stock Exchange sets up camp in the City Between 4000 - 5000 people gather ...

15,000 video views for Shrewsbury media start-up

Shropshire based media start-up company, Surface Rush, is this week celebrating it's latest music video reaching an impressive 15,000 views online.

A View To Local TV

#rdgnews - While parts of Berkshire completed the switch-over from analogue to fully-digital television on 28th September the government is moving ...

Local news jobs go in Bristol as BBC wields the axe

Some 20 local news jobs will go at BBC Bristol as the corporation announced major plans to cut costs in the wake of the licence fee freeze

BBC budget cuts to affect BBC Shropshire

BBC Radio Shropshire could share programming with other BBC local radio stations in the Midlands during off-peak slots as the corporation seeks to ...

Bedwas pub celebrates European ruling on Sky TV and football rights

The Greenfly pub in Bedwas has welcomed the decision by the European Court of Justice which allows the screening of Premiership football games usin...

Investigative Journalism: VB Presenting At News Conference About You!

VB will be putting VB contributors centre stage at a conference about Investigative Journalism today, where we're sitting on a panel with some heav...

Crosspool house stars on BBC TV

A Crosspool house was featured on a BBC TV programme yesterday. The distinctive new-build home near the top of Darwin Lane appeared on To Build or ...

Saddleworth Blog Nominated For Award

Reflections On A Wasted Life A blog written by a Saddleworth man about his cancer has been nominated in the Manchester Blog Awards. Reflections On ...

Newspaper cheese, from a habit into a hobby

News Letter editor Darwin Templeton was in conversation with William Crawley on Friday at lunchtime, standing in for Malachi O’Doherty. Appointed...

Speaker's Corner - Children and TV Map_icon

April 25, 1979 Find out what people thought in the seventies about the effects of TV on children; - from this Viewpoint studio discussion of the er...

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