‘The council is not doing enough’

Homeless charities and homeless people in Colchester are saying the Colchester Borough Council is not doing enough to tackle homelessness. Chief Executive Officer at Beacon House, Vivienne Wiggings says: “The council is not doing enough, there should be more council houses and more social houses built.”   The government has given the council a lot […]

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My journey with Radio packages

This is something I enjoy doing very much, I feel more confident and comfortable and you will be able to hear that in my voice, I guess. Ever since I’ve done work experience with BBC Essex Radio, I knew this was something I will really like doing. I enjoy both the production and the presenting […]

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My experience with TV packages

As part of my second year Multimedia Journalism module we had to create 3 TV pieces: a news feature from 3-5 minutes, a hard news story for up to 2′ and a piece where you are either a reporter, presenter or interviewer. As this blog is all about my university- more specifically academic journey, I […]

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Has Tinder lost its spark?

Most people use Tinder, or other dating apps, on a daily basis to get laid and hook up with people. Rarely can you find people who are actually looking for a long-term relationship over these dating apps. We live in such an era where you can just sit on your couch, in front of your […]

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‘My journey from Essex to Luxembourg’

“I wouldn’t have got here without my perseverance and wish to succeed”, says Simina, one of the youngest trainees at the European Parliament. I’ve been talking with the wonderful Simina Tulbure about her experiences in The European Parliament, in Luxemburg. She started her new job in October, last year. Simina is a beautiful Romanian, optimistic, young lady, who decided to […]

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