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…


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…


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…


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:  


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…


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…