Helping local school for BBC School Report

St Philip Howard School in Barnham Sussex prepared for another year of joining the BBC School Report Day. It meant putting together a radio programme and they were good at…

Details of my new VJ book

Out on Amazon now for just £7.99. My book is an updated version of the first edition. The only book to detail the birth of videojournalism, the social and political…

journalists:active or passive?

My dialogue with others on the role of journalists continues: "I'm glad we agree on some of the basic principles of journalism. Reporting solutions is fine- if they are reports…

the debate continues re role of journalists

This from Jason Brown Hi Vivien, thanks for your feedback on my comment. If I may clarify, I'm not suggesting that journalists abandon their role as observers. 'Let the reader…

Should journalists be active or passive?

This is my contribution to the debate open on the communication Initiative's website re the role of journalists especially those reporting on world crises.Some contributors believe that a journalist is…

discussion was about mobile journalism

Dougal works in BBC Business unit and films and edits background features using his iphone. He is truly pioneering the way to work with a smartphone and has all the…