Covid-19 – Pulling together during an uncertain time

A week ago, we were in the middle of delivering Social Media training across Wales, bumping elbows instead of hugging or shaking hands and handwashing at every opportunity. It seems a world away now, and I know that many of you, like us, have suddenly been plunged into a very different working environment. I thought […]

FREE Verification training for Journalists, hyperlocals & community journalists

Free Verification training(For Journalists, hyperlocals and community journalists only) Join us as we welcome First Draft for a FREE two-hour workshop at Cardiff University‘s School of Journalism, Media and Culture on Friday 22nd November to take your social news-gathering and verification skills to the next level. For more information and booking contact Matt Abbott:abbottm2@cardiff.ac.uk 

Louise Bolotin

Louise has worked in journalism since 1978 and has been freelance since 2005. She has written for a wide range of newspapers and magazines, worked in BBC local radio and was co-founder of hyperlocal news website Inside the M60 in Manchester. She currently works mainly as a subeditor – alongside she edits for corporates and […]


Upcoming Events

September / 24 / Fri

Rev up your writing power (2 x 3.5 hour online workshops)


September / 27 / Mon

Online Coaching & Mentoring ILM Certificate (4 x 2.5hr online sessions)


October / 6 / Wed

Securing broadcast news coverage for your report or campaign


October / 21 / Thu

Shoot & Edit on your Smartphone with Dan Mason


November / 16 / Tue

Creu podlediadau ar gyfer eich sefydliad


November / 17 / Wed

Online Introduction to Media Law 2021 with David Banks


November / 17 / Wed

Online Media Law Refresher 2021 with David Banks


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