Macedonia will change its name: Is it important?

Republic of Macedonia is a country in the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe. It declared independence from the former Yugoslavia in 1991. A multiethnic society, four official languages are spoken in Macedonia: Albanian, Turkish, Romani and Serbian. Macedonia has an open and market-based economy and is a member of the Council of Europe and Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE).

Newsroom Macs will be wiped over the summer

Just a reminder to all students that the iMacs in all three newsrooms will be wiped over the summer as usual. So if you have any files that are stored in the 'documents' directory or on the desktop of any of those computers, now is the time to back them up. Remember it is your responsibility to keep back up copies of all of your media files.




We are looking for reporters to join our editorial team publishing the Rutland and Stamford Mercury, The Bourne Local and Rutland Times, based in the beautiful market town of Stamford. With three vibrant newspapers - and associated websites - we can promise you'll never be bored! We are proud to be at the heart of the communities we serve and have a strong readership in print and online.

The Centre for Journalism Tenth Anniversary drinks

Ten years. More than 500 news conferences. Thousands of vox pops in Gillingham High Street. Hundreds of brilliant careers in many different industries.

The Centre for Journalism is trying to gather as many of its former and current students as possible to raise a glass in celebration of our first decade.