Tag: PCC

Benn Lecture sparks attacks on NUJ

| November 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

BRISTOL NUJ’S Benn Lecture later this month on the Leveson Inquiry has been the cause of attacks on the NUJ for allegedly calling for state regulation of the Press. The Sun and Guido Fawkes have both picked up on publicity we put out for the lecture, which features NUJ general secretary Michelle Stanistreet and Mick […]

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Mediawise attacks bully boys who fear Leveson will clip their wings

| November 6, 2012 | 6 Comments

OUR forthcoming Benn Lecture on the Leveson Inquiry has stirred a storm of attacks on the NUJ for allegedly backing state regulation of the media. Here Mike Jempson, Director of Bristol-based MediaWise Trust, and Vice Chair NUJ Ethics Council, gives some background – and brings the debate up to date IT WAS inevitable that the bullyboys […]

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Panellists Join Debate on the Future of the Media: March 16th Bristol

| March 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mike Norton, editor of the Bristol Evening Post, and Steve Brodie, BBC Points West Home Affairs correspondent, join the panel for Hacked to Bits, the 2012 Benn Debate this Friday HARD PRESSED:  This year Bristol NUJ expands its annual Benn Lecture into two events on the future of the media. Leading with the ground-breaking documentary Page One, the […]

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Could bloggers kill the PCC?

| October 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

The blogosphere is already exacting more redress from the mainstream media than the industry watchdog, the PCC.

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“What IS the LGBT Story?” Watershed, Bristol, 24 February 2010.

| February 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

Fairness, accuracy and media coverage of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues. Part of LGBT History Month 2010 in Bristol.

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