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NUJ condemns "outrageous" reader poll on which presenter should lose job

NUJ condemns “outrageous” reader poll on which presenter should lose job

THE Bristol branch of the National Union of Journalists has condemned as “outrageous” a reader poll by the Bristol Evening Post which asks readers to vote on which of two TV weather presenters should lose their job in BBC cutbacks.

Western Daily Press to return to Bristol

Western Daily Press to return to Bristol

The Western Daily Press, is to return to its Bristol base, little more than a year after a controversial move to Plymouth

Government to create copyright small claims jurisdiction

Government to create copyright small claims jurisdiction

A new small claims court for copyright may be on the cards. This promises to facilitate cases with claims valued at £5,000 or less. It will address a recommendation of the recent Hargreaves’ Report on reforming intellectual property law.

Appeal for donations from the Campaign for Press & Broadcasting Freedom

Appeal for donations from the Campaign for Press & Broadcasting Freedom

VICTORY in the battle over standards of reporting and ethics in the UK’s media may at last be in sight following widespread public anger over the phone hacking scandal allegedly operated by titles in Rupert Murdoch’s News International empire, the Campaign for Press & Broadcasting Freedom heard (writes Chris Youett). The Campaign’s annual meeting on […]

Job vacancy - part-time communications consultant

Job vacancy – part-time communications consultant

The Alliance of Religions and Conservation, based near Bath, is a secular charity that works with faiths on environmental issues. We have a vacancy in our small but friendly comms team. Excellent writing, interpersonal and research skills required.