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Newbury Weekly News

Based: Newbury

Posted: Wed 14 Aug 2019
Closing Date: Wed 28 Aug 2019
Employer: Newbury Weekly News
Job Category: Trainee & junior reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Regional Media

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Newbury Weekly News

Based: Newbury

Posted: Wed 14 Aug 2019
Closing Date: Wed 28 Aug 2019
Employer: Newbury Weekly News
Job Category: Trainee & junior reporters
Employment Type: Full time
Sector: Regional Media

Job Description

Join the best weekly newspaper in the UK.

The award-winning Newbury Weekly News is looking for a highly-motivated trainee reporter to join its busy and friendly news team covering West Berkshire and North Hampshire.

The Newbury Weekly News is an independently-owned newspaper, founded in 1867, with ambitious plans for the future and an award-winning website. It was named 2018 Paid-for Weekly Newspaper of the Year (circulation over 10,000) at the Society of Editors Regional Press Awards in May.

We have a proven track record of training journalists to a high level and our previous leavers have moved to national or regional daily newspapers.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic with a keen news sense, positive attitude and a commitment to our community.

You must have a full set of NCTJ preliminary passes including 100wpm shorthand and a full driving licence and car.

Contact Details

Please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are the best person for this job to group editor Andy Murrill at andy.murrill@newburynews.co.uk

The closing date for applications is Wednesday, August 28.

 

Please mention HoldtheFrontPage when applying for this role. This advert will expire on Wednesday 28th August 2019.

Employer Information

Newbury Weekly News
United Kingdom

Phone: 01635 886625