Listings 07-02-03




The Press Complaints Commission has launched a page on its website to assist media students and trainee journalists with their understanding of the Editors’ Code. There is a section dedicated to frequently asked questions as well as an in-depth discussion of philosophical and ethical issues regarding privacy.

Contact: Tonia Milton

Tel: 020 7353 1248

E-mail: pcc@pcc.org.uk

The Sunday Times Travel Magazine

Sector: travel

Frequency: monthly

Price: £2.95 Publisher: River Publishing

The Sunday Times has launched a 180-page standalone travel title. The first issue has a 16-page guide to Greece, features of Europe’s best villas and articles by AA Gill and Rosie Thomas.

Editor: Brian Schofield

Contact: The Sunday Times Travel Magazine, River Publishing, Victory House, 14 Leicester Place, London, WC2H 7BZ

Tel: 020 7306 0304

E-mail: travel@riverltd.co.uk


Web Design Scholarship

Students applying to City University’s Master’s course in electronic publishing can win scholarships worth more than £8,000 from the Arts and Humanities Research Board. The one- year course covers the technical, creative and management skills in demand by new media industries.

Deadline: 28 February 2003

Contact: Carrie Fentum, Department of Journalism, City University, London EC1V 0HB

E-mail: ep@soi.city.ac.uk

Website: www.city.ac.uk/journalism


The Picture Editors’ awards

Deadline: 10 February

Contact: Glyn Genin

Tel: 07973 147586

E-mail: glyngenin@pictureawards.net

Cleland Thom Investigative Journalism Workshop

Date: 20 February 2003

Venue: Central London

Contact: Cleland Thom, 22 The Green, Chichester, PO19 6XN

E-mail: cleland.thom@tesco.net

Council Newspaper and Magazine Conference

Date: 11 March 2003

Venue: LGA Conference Centre, London, SW1

Tel: 020 8668 6969/3311

E-mail: info@event-x.com

Newspaper Press Fund Annual Lunch

Date: 21 March 2003

Venue: The Holte Suite, Villa Park, Birmingham

Tel: Val Deeley on 01562 883290

E-mail: valdeeley@valdeeley.freeserve.co.uk

FIPP World Magazine Congress, Fair and Exhibition

Date: 26-28 May 2003

Venue: Carrousel du Louvre, Paris

Tel: 020 7404 4169

Website: www.fipp.com

York Press Write Stuff Competition

Deadline: 31 May

Contact: Sky Ferrey, Editor’s secretary, The Evening Press, 76-86 Walmgate, York YO1 9YN

Tel: 01904 653051

E-mail: sky.ferrey@ycp.co.uk

Website: www.thisisyork.co.uk

Local Reporting Awards

Deadline: 11 July

Contact: Martha Leary-Tanner, The Newspaper Society, Bloomsbury House, 74-77 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DA

Tel: 020 7636 7014

E-mail: martha_lt@newspapersoc.org.uk

Website: www.newspapersoc.org.uk

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