Education cuts affecting schools across the country

Huge crisis around the UK forcing secondary schools to cut members of staff meaning bigger classes and less individual attention for pupils Many secondary schools across the UK have hit an all time low as they are forced to ditch a total of 15,000 members of staff over the past 2 years. This is resulting…

Week 7 live show

This week I was director of the show, which got changed last minute. Delina was meant to be director and I was assistant director but due to Delina already being director previously, it was only fair that she had the chance to have a different role. Out of all the roles I have had to…

Week 5 live show

Week 5, my role was social media presenter! For this week, I had quite a nerve racking role, which was social media presenter. The reason why I found this quite daunting was purely based on the fact I didn’t get a script or an auto cue to read from which I find quite hard once…

Week 2 live show

Week 2 live show, our first one of the semester! For this week, I was social media editor and from what I learned through other people who did it last semester, I had to keep on top of it everyday through tweeting, Facebook posts and Instagram posts. From this I need I had to be…

Sex education at the push of a button

Sexual health apps are changing lives worldwide as these female app developers are providing vital, candid knowledge By Olivia Kemp Many young people don’t get the information they need and technology is one way to give them correct and accurate information. A report by the UN’s world heritage body Unesco says: “Accurate information about sex…

Live show week 10

Our first live show back after our week off, Emma and Saf presented this week and they did a great job, both looks great on camera! I didn’t have a role in video this week so I was an on the day reporter. I did my article on the Kellogg’s reducing sugar in their cereals…

London’s living wage… is it for everyone?

Over the years, the living wage has progressively increased and you can see a massive jump from 2003-2017. But does this apply to all? In 2003, the living wage in London was £6.40, is this because everything was a lot cheaper back then? Maybe, but as the years went by the wage increased slightly and…

Live show week 8

Week 8, our 4th live show went even better than last week. Our presenters George and Shola took on their critisism very well from last week and improved enormously, very confident and was very relaxed. I again had no specific roll in video this week but I helped with the script writing in inception for…

Live show week 7

Week 7 and our 3rd live show went down very well! I had no specific roll in video this week but I did little extra bits around the newsroom to help others out who had bigger roles. This week, production were on top form, the show ran very smoothly with very minor technical difficulties. I…