Well it’s not everyday you are in the news…

A seismic shift in outlook inspires Hannah to academic success This was an article written about me on the Sussex University website… *** The earthquake and tsunami in Japan in 2011 prompted Hannah Gray (nee Clifton) to give up a glamorous musical theatre career and pursue a career in journalism. Hannah’s previous line of work… Read More Well it’s not everyday you are in the news…

Two years after Rana Plaza: Has fashion boycotting worked?

It’s two years since the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed on 24th April 2013 and, in outrage, some of us have been avoiding stores that were producing clothing there; I’m wondering have these boycotts worked? The Rana Plaza Building Collapses. Photograph: Rijans/Fickr Over 1,100 people were killed and thousands more were injured after the factory… Read More Two years after Rana Plaza: Has fashion boycotting worked?

Tips from BBC’s Andrew Marr, Sky’s Adam Boulton & more…

Today I got the opportunity to learn from some of the biggest names in British journalism at the Polis 2015 conference, on journalism and elections, at the London School of Economics. The sixth annual Polis conference included speakers such as: Andrew Marr, Adam Boulton, Mary Ann Sieghart, along with 40 other  influential journos from across… Read More Tips from BBC’s Andrew Marr, Sky’s Adam Boulton & more…

Journalism master class with Roy Greenslade

On Wednesday 25th February Professor Roy Greenslade held a journalism masterclass at Sussex University on ‘the British media landscape in 2015’. The media commentator for the Guardian, and columnist at the Evening Standard, has an enviable CV including the editor position at the Daily Mirror and is now a professor of journalism at City University. A… Read More Journalism master class with Roy Greenslade