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43 per cent pass rate for Autumn NCE

The National Certificate has been awarded to 103 candidates who sat the NCE earlier this year – a pass rate of 43 per cent. Just under half the 239 candidates entered for the exam have qualified as journalists after sitting

£5.5m press for Berkshire publisher

A weekly broadsheet is set to invest around £5.5m in a new printing press. The Newbury Weekly News has signed a contract for a Goss Universal 6 tower at its headquarters in west Berkshire. It will substantially increase its colour

Former editor died playing cricket

Former Henley Standard editor Bob Gallimore has died – doing one of the things he loved best: playing cricket. Bob, (61), was making his return to the pitch after a break of four years through ill-health and had completed a

Top Lib Dem jobfor former Henley reporter

Elizabeth Peplow, who spent three years as a senior reporter on the Henley Standard, has been appointed director of press and broadcasting for the Liberal Democrats. She will take up her new role next month. Ms Peplow worked for the

A flash of inspiration

There are few things guaranteed to bring a wry smile to a journalist’s lips more than a fellow hack becoming the focus of a news story. Simon Harvey, now a freelance writer based in Nottingham, has shared with HoldTheFrontPage this

MacIntyre eat your heart out!

Thanks for your response to our appeal for stories about those times – heroic or just plain embarrassing – when a journalist has “starred” in a news story. Simon Harvey started the ball rolling with his tale of being struck