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Award Winning Student Newspaper in Funding Crisis

Leo Garbutt | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Leo Garbutt

Leeds Student is valued by students and is an asset to the reputation of both Leeds University Union and the University. Going forward, this must be recognised by the Union.

How Best to Use Flood Water? Dunk the Model

Angharad Cloney | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Angharad Cloney

And the photographers, their cameras, and, now that I think about it, the morons who came up with the idea in the first place. That would certainly be one of the most satisfying, and constructive, uses of the flood waters that have deluged the country in the past weeks.

Gunman Opens Fire At Paris Newspaper

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK

A city-wide manhunt is underway for a gunman who opened fire at the reception of the Paris building of left-wing newspaper Libération, seriously inju...

Why Newspapers Have to Adapt to the Internet in Order to Survive

Hannah Lippitt | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Tech
Hannah Lippitt

Like any other online business, in order to to get ahead, newspapers are going to have to come up with an alternative business model and acknowledge that the old rules no longer apply. Methods such as developing content strategy, a strong online revenue system through building strong communities, social sharing, cross-platform branding and so on, are all going to be vital in the future.

Paedophile DJ Jimmy Savile - What I 'Knew' But Never Reported Years Ago

John Fleming | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK
John Fleming

The BBC is getting blamed for doing nothing about Jimmy Savile, although it seems, over the years, five police forces actually investigated stories about him in some way and did nothing. I worked in British television from 1973 onwards, though only twice on BBC programmes; the rest of the time, I worked for ITV and independent companies. Still, I heard rumours about Jimmy Savile.

Has Digital Killed the Print Media Star?

Brian John Spencer | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK
Brian John Spencer

I'm undecided on the future of print journalism but I'm sure of one thing: ever increasing digitalisation, which has spawned the blog and twitter, has brought about the democratisation of reporting, journalism, writing and commentary.

Why Won't Murdoch Further Invest In The UK?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch has lambasted "the English" on Fox News, part of his broadcast arm in the US. When asked by Fox Business reporter Neil Cavuto why h...

Murdoch Confirms News Corp Split But Denies Fresh BSkyB Bid

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK

Rupert Murdoch has confirmed that News Corporation is to go ahead with plans to split into separate newspaper and entertainment operations, but denied...

Amazing Scoopshot

Laila Escartín-Sorjonen | Posted 07.07.2012 | UK Tech
Laila Escartín-Sorjonen

Basically Scoopshot is an application for your iPhone or Android you download for free from the App Store or Android Market and ta-daa! You can become a moneymaking mobile newsphotographer just like that! As long as you keep your eyes open and you happen to be in the right place at the right time.

The Poetic Way To Censor The Press

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 05.03.2012 | Home

When it comes to Austin Kleon’s Newspaper Blackout Poems, less is most definitely more. The artist, who lives in Texas with his wife and dog, des...

First News - A Newspaper for Children

Nicky Cox MBE | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Nicky Cox MBE

My view is that, if the world is going to become a better place, the next generation has to be better informed than the last. That means young people growing up with an understanding of the world they live in. First News makes them think. But our (fantastic) readers have engaged in a way that has taken even me aback.