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Raising Your Profile Training by ProHelp

Leicestershire and Rutland ProHelp is delighted to offer ‘Raising your Profile’ Training Tuesday 4th November 2014 9am – 12noon This FREE training is available to community and voluntary groups across Leicestershire & Rutland that would like to learn more from professional businesses about raising the profile of their organisation through networking, PR, branding and marketing, and…

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Doc Photo School Sunday Talks

Doc Photo School Sunday Talks by John Coster: 1. Sunday 16th November 2.00pm-4.00pm Doc Media Centre, Highcross ‘Photography and Images of Conflict Crimes’ This will be a talk about images that have been placed in the public domain that have exposed conflict crimes to the world. This will include Holocaust images, the Abu-Ghraib images of torture, Guantanamo Bay…

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Reportage Club events in Doc Media Month

The Reportage Club is a simple concept……..John Coster interviews guests about documentary media related subjects in front of an audience. Here are the guests and themes for Reportage Club events throughout November’s Doc Media Month: Wednesday 5th November - Brahmpreet Gulati, Voices 4 Change discusses the perception of young people in the media. Monday 10th – Beth Walsh, freelance…

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Advancing Deafkidz Jamaica!

I have just returned from 3 days in Jamaica supporting a project called Advancing Deafkidz Jamaica! This new 3 year project funded by Comic Relief is a partnership between Deafkidz International and the Jamaica Association for the Deaf. Please click image below to view the Flipboard created during the visit:  

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Documentary Media Month Programme

Documentary Media Month (1st-30th November) presents events, activities and workshops covering 4 areas:  film photography audio new media The month is dedicated to showcasing people, places and events through 4 themed weeks – local, regional, national and international. The programme includes the 5th Leicester Docfilm Festival There are still many workshops yet to be listed so please keep…

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EMS Newsroom

The Flipboard magazine below was created during my first media session at English Martyrs School. The magazine will act as a collection point for content created by the media students and a useful resource fed by Citizens Eye to support their studies. Later in the year I will be returning to work with the new ‘EMS…