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Traditional practices still have their place in newsrooms, says YEP editor

Traditional practices still have their place in newsrooms, says YEP editor

One of the biggest issues in modern journalism is young people are ignoring traditional practices, according to media experts. Hannah Thaxter, editor of the Yorkshire Evening Post, attended Journalism and Media Week at Leeds Trinity University to run a workshop that looked at the more traditional practices of journalism and where they fit in the modern world. The session included […]

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Social class and regional diversity are the main challenges in modern day journalism, says Nina Hossain

Social class and regional diversity are the main challenges in modern day journalism, says Nina Hossain

By Charlotte Lascelles Yorkshire-born journalist, Nina Hossain, broke down the main issues and challenges of diversity in her talk about the media industry. The ITV News presenter took part in Journalism and Media Week at Leeds Trinity University to talk about her thriving career, how the world of breaking news works and on the diversity challenges she faced when training […]

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Graduates offer career advice to journalism and media students

Graduates offer career advice to journalism and media students

By Charlotte Lascelles Four graduates of Leeds Trinity University returned for Journalism and Media Week 2018 to talk about their experiences post-university. The graduates – Otis Holmes, Charlotte Regen, Xanthe Palmer and Becky Hammill – took part in a panel session with current students to talk about their experiences of working in the industry, as well as offering advice on […]

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Determination the key to success says Leeds Trinity journalism graduate

Determination the key to success says Leeds Trinity journalism graduate

  by James Fountain Since graduating three years ago, Ilkley-born Elizabeth Archer, 25, has enjoyed a rapid rise in the media world. Currently a features writer at The Daily Express, she took time out of her busy schedule to speak to students at the university where she gained an MA in Journalism with Distinction in 2015. Archer gave her audience […]

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Meet Nina Hossain, the Yorkshire-born journalist with an endless CV

Meet Nina Hossain, the Yorkshire-born journalist with an endless CV

By Charlotte Lascelles Huddersfield-born Nina Hossain will be amongst various industry speakers at Leeds Trinity University’s Journalism and Media Week. Now in its tenth year, Journalism Week has seen its fair share of interesting people and this year will be no exception. From One Show editor, Sandy Smith, to former Tory politician turned prison chaplain, Jonathon Aitken, speakers will be […]

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Top features editor Elizabeth Archer returns to her roots

Top features editor Elizabeth Archer returns to her roots

by James Fountain Elizabeth Archer, features editor of the Daily Express, returns to Leeds Trinity University for its upcoming Journalism and Media Week, where she will speak on 5 November. A recent graduate of Leeds Trinity University’s Journalism MA in November 2015, Archer has rapidly established herself in the industry. She is sure to attract the attention of current undergraduate […]

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Successful crown court reporter to attend Journalism Week at LTU

Successful crown court reporter to attend Journalism Week at LTU

By Elisha Atkinson Local crown court reporter Stephanie Finnegan will attend Leeds Trinity University’s 10th Journalism and Media Week which begins on Monday 5 November.   The four-day event allows budding journalists to attend workshops hosted by journalism professionals in order to network and develop an understanding of the industry.  Stephanie Finnegan, who works for LeedsLive and ExaminerLive recently successfully challenged Leeds Crown Court’s decision to postpone reporting […]

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VIDEO: Ex Coronation Street actor Deborah McAndrew becomes Leeds Trinity University’s new Chancellor

VIDEO: Ex Coronation Street actor Deborah McAndrew becomes Leeds Trinity University’s new Chancellor

WATCH: Yorkshire-born playwright and actor Deborah McAndrew, who starred as Angie Freeman in TV soap Coronation Street,

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Trinity Titans left heartbroken after getting agonisingly close to promotion

Trinity Titans left heartbroken after getting agonisingly close to promotion

By Ryan Stewart Despite an impressive season for Leeds Trinity University’s BUCS side, the Titans’ year ended in disappointment as their first team missed out on promotion to the Northern 2A league. The Titans won five of their last six matches, but were ultimately pipped to the top spot in the league by rivals Leeds Beckett University’s second team. The […]

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Rugby Union side miss out for second year running despite only losing once

Rugby Union side miss out for second year running despite only losing once

By Chris Woodside It’s not usually the case that you win all but one of your games in the league and don’t get promoted, unfortunately this is what happened to the Rugby Union side at Leeds Trinity University. The Yorkshire based University team are only one of seven sides that make up the British Universities and College Sport (BUCS) Rugby […]

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