WOMEN IN JOURNALISM HONOUR BARBARA TAYLOR BRADFORD OBE AND MAKE HER ITS FIRST EVER AMBASSADOR

The UK’s most senior female editors and high profile writers came together last night (26 November 2019) to honour the former Fleet Street journalist and international bestselling novelist Barbara Taylor Bradford OBE at a special Woman in Journalism (WIJ) dinner held at Corinthia London. Twenty-eight of the leading female editors and writers working in the British media [...]

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A workshop with award-winning freelancer Donna Ferguson – write up

Who, what, where and how much per word? The questions on almost every freelancers’ lips... Today (Sat) award-winning journalist Donna Ferguson answered them all for a group of lucky WiJ members, sharing her best kept strategies for freelance success during the sold-out workshop in central London. Donna tackled everything from cost-effective pitching, dealing with rejection, [...]

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The Tycoon and the Escort: the business of portraying women in newspapers – September 19th, 2017

September 2017:  Report by Eleanor Mills, Kate Hind, Aine Quinn Researchers: Megan Baynes, Caitlin Doherty, Jessica Frank-Keyes, Emily Hawkins, Sara Lovejoy and Evie Prichard Introduction: The media is the mirror that society holds up to itself. It is through newspapers – whether in print or on screen – that the first draft of history is [...]

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