RSSArchive for December, 2009

JOB VACANCY

JOB VACANCY

Journalism Half Award Hourly Paid Lecture (temporary contract)

The University of the West of England’s Department of Culture, Media and Drama is looking for a suitably qualified person to teach one weekly 2 hour practical journalism writing workshop for first year journalism students from January 25 –May 21 covering the Semester 2 academic teaching block.

Rothermere's income jumps as workers suffer pay freeze

Rothermere’s income jumps as workers suffer pay freeze

VISCOUNT Rothermere, chairman of the Daily Mail & General Trust, saw his income jump from £705,000 to £1.32 million in the year to October 2009 as Bristol employees suffered a pay freeze.

Christmas party – please join us

Christmas party – please join us

Bristol NUJ invites all members to end the year with Christmas cheer.
Join us at the Punchbowl, Old Market, Bristol BS2 0EJ from 5.30pm on Friday December 18th.

Controversy as Post censured by PCC over funeral story

Controversy as Post censured by PCC over funeral story

THE Press Complaints Commission has criticised the Bristol Evening Post over its coverage of the funeral of a young suicide victim – stirring controversy among journalists, some of who believe the newspaper behaved correctly.

Northcliffe employees warned of more cuts

Northcliffe employees warned of more cuts

STAFF at Bristol’s only newspaper group, Bristol News & Media, face the prospect of yet more job cuts next year despite its parent group making a £24 million profit.