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Improved pass rate in latest round of NCEs

The pass rate for reporters taking the National Certificate Examination (NCE) has risen. Results for the latest round of exams, taken by 200 reporters during September, show that 130 passed – increasing the pass rate by 15 per cent on

New editors for Sussex titles

New editors have been appointed at a number of weekly newspapers in Sussex. A reshuffle at several titles owned by Johnston Press will see Eastbourne Herald and Gazette editor Peter Lindsey return to the group’s Hastings titles after eight years

Brighton takes top honours

BT saluted the cream of the regional media at the 1999 BT Southern Home Counties Press and Broadcast Awards presentation lunch held at the Gatwick Renaissance Hotel, Surrey. Announcing the winners, Roger Broad, BT strategy and development (Southern UK), told

Southern Home Counties winners

Business Journalist of the Year:Winner: David Litterick, The News, PortsmouthHighly Commended: James Scott, Crawley Observer and Liz Woodford, Basingstoke Gazette David Litterick, formerly of The News, Portsmouth, and now working for the Daily Telegraph, was named the BT Southern Home

Shortlist for BT's Southern awards

The Brighton Evening Argus and the Southern Daily Echo will be competing for the title of BT’s Southern Daily Newspaper of the Year at the regional finals on May 26. It will be a journalist from one of those newspapers

News in brief

Readers of the Llanelli Star have embarked on a letter writing campaign to save the town’s 24-hour accident and emergency service.Readers are signing ready-printed letters published in the paper after the paper ran five pages of news stories, opinions and

Action over hospital stories was justified

Complaints by Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust about the Crawley Observer have not been upheld by the Press Complaints Commission. The Trust complained that a photographer had taken pictures at the hospital without permission. These were then used with

Crawley Observer

April, May and June, 2000 Adjudication of a complaint against the Crawley Observer Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust complained that photographs accompanying an article headlined Casualty crisis worsens, published in the Crawley Observer on February 23, 2000, were taken

Gazette named Regional Newspaper of the Year

Editorial Awards Campaigning newspaper of the year – All daily and Sunday paid-for newspapers Winner: Bristol Evening Post, Save Our Streets Highly Commended: Western Daily Press, Lelaina Hovercraft Rescue Fund Commended: Nottingham Evening Post, A range of four campaigns. Lincolnshire

Newspapers on the up

The South Wales Argus, Paisley Daily Express, York Evening Press and Irish News were the daily papers that scooped awards for their circulation growth at a gala awards ceremony hosted by The Newspaper Society. The top-selling regional and local newspapers