I have not been idle over the last few months. Just that rather than posting my own personal thoughts on random articles, I have taken a more direct approach and have launched a hyperlocal news website called The Edinburgh Reporter. You can read it here. The news hook is simply Edinburgh which is where I […]
In Edinburgh we have wonderful buildings and monuments. The city is a World Heritage Site due to the high quality of architecture and the detailed planning used in developing the New Town area. One of the ways that the city retains this status is the rigorous planning process. This is a function of the City […]
With all the technology that is around us it is easy to forget that when I started at school aged five we did still use little black slates for some of the work, we did have coloured sticks to help us learn to count and I have more than glanced in the direction of an […]
One of the other outlets which I contribute to is Women’s Views on News. Here is the press release which we put out recently. Add the site to your favourites or sign up for an email update. Fed up with the bias towards men in the news? So are we. Which is why we (a […]
I have just noticed a Tweet from Kevin Marsh that he put his conference notes up on his blog. Here is the link! And he is just sitting across the room there……
See today’s Press Gazette for a report on what Kevin Marsh, editor of the Today programme at the time of Gilligan said this morning at the news:rewired conference.
So why did I do a whole course in Journalism and nobody mentioned this to me before? It is perfect! Adam Westbrook himself a graduate of City University London has just enlightened the audience at News:Rewired about the way to use these in multimedia journalism… He showed us a very powerful example of the use […]