Monthly Archives: February 2012

Time’s Up!

Last week we completed the first assessed part of our journalism unit. This compromised of writing a news story for a brief which was provided by our tutor within a set amount of time, which I found to be a … Continue reading

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A Story Around Every Corner

My undergrad journalism unit continues…so far I’ve discovered the importance of talking to anyone and everyone and therefore being a good communicator; writing towards a deadline and using a variety of sources to create a balanced story. Now comes working … Continue reading

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Braving the Cold

So last week the UK was once again gripped by its all too favourite topic of conversation…the weather. With temperatures plummeting below -11°C in some parts of the UK, what better time to go out and find a story? In … Continue reading

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Life or Death Reporting

As mentioned in my previous post I’m pretty in to volunteering. Not wanting to sound preachy or self-righteous but I made the decision to sign up with the British Red Cross partly after experiencing the moment when you wonder ‘where … Continue reading

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