Sweeps Festival

The bank holiday weekend is coming soon and in Rochester that means only one thing - the return of the annual Sweeps Festival.Sweeps festival is a celebration of traditional holiday of chimney sweeps which happens on May 1 each year. 

CfJ bylines galore in today's Daily Mail

Centre for Journalism postgrad Harry Howard is having a productive time on his placement on the Daily Mail newsdesk, if today's edition of the paper is anything to go by. Harry, who completed his Multimedia Journalism MA this summer, has capped his first week on the job with no fewer than 3 bylines in the Saturday paper, including the prized page 3 lead - for a story on two BP garages facing each other on the same road charging different prices for fuel.

Professional Adviser is looking for a multimedia journo who can also present videos and events!

Professional Adviser is looking for another talented, all-round journalist who can break news and write probing analysis and also has the potential to chair events and present video items. They are a resource for financial advisers in the UK and produces easily accessible, need-to-know news, features and analysis focused on financial solutions, business development and industry trends and issues. You can join CFJ grads (and award winning journalists) Tom Ellis and Jayna Rana (who writes for its sister publication Investment Week).

Today Student Journalism Awards 2018

The BBC's Today programme has launched some awards for student journalists - put your applications in!  There's a wide range of categories and the deadline is the end of August.  The winner of the category 'Student Journalist of the Year 2018' will be offered a place on the BBC News Journalism Trainee Scheme (paid) and there are also offers of work experience.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/3zSfG731zV43jrP7RP38mNJ/today-s...