Monthly Archives: March 2010

Will digital future leave community radio in analogue ghetto?

The Government’s plans for digital radio are in the spotlight with the publication of a critical House of Lords report. The Communications Committee warn of a public backlash against the 2015 target date for a switch to digital, which could … Continue reading

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Ulster news on ITV Wales? (R.I.P. HTV)

In a move which will suprise some and disappoint others, the consortium headed by Ulster Television have been chosen as the preferred bidders to run the ITV news service in Wales.  Whether they actually get to deliver the service depends … Continue reading

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Conservation, beavers and do-it-yourself journalism on the web

Back in 2006 I travelled to Canada to record material for a radio programme I wanted to make about a pioneer of conservation called Eric Collier. He published a book in 1959 called Three Against the Wilderness, which depicted the … Continue reading

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Graduate fanzine venture

Glamorgan journalism student Thomas Morgan writes about a recent   graduate venture A group of graduates have started a new fanzine this year hoping it will give them vital experience when it comes to getting a job.  The publication called SOS … Continue reading

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Student’s film piece – Guardian local

Congratulations to year two BA Journalism student Michael Yong, who has today Tweeted his way into writing/filming  on the Guardian’s new local website for Cardiff.  Fellow student Nicola Munday helped out with the filming. See the piece here. It’s about a … Continue reading

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Launch of MyCardiff local news website

Students at the University of Glamorgan’s Atrium in Cardiff are working with communities in the city on a local website covering news, events, history and people’s stories. 

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