Archive | July 2014

Mandy made me the man I am!

Eagle-eyed CBJ students will have spotted that a recent NCTJ alumnus was none other than Joe Watts who studied at the centre a few years back.

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Dark day for media freedom

June 23 was a dark day for media freedom, the day that three journalists working for the Al Jazeera English news network were jailed for a minimum of seven years in Egypt.

CBJ lecturer and Notts TV coordinator Deborah Kelly was working as a programme editor for the Al Jazeera news network in Doha in Qatar when Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed were arrested in Cairo. Read More…