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Training boost as qualifications group re-forms

The Newspaper Qualifications Council has been re-launched with Wolverhampton Express & Star managing director Keith Parker as chairman. The Council aims to actively support training and qualifications to high professional standards in all sectors of the regional newspaper industry. It

No bridge too far for Gazette's man in Arnhem

Brentwood Gazette Series assistant editor Keith Parker parachuted into Arnhem at the weekend to mark the 60th anniversary of the Allied landings – and raise some money for charity. Thousands of Dutch people watched as he joined veterans in commemorating

New blackout – but no news blackout

It was the ultimate newspaper nightmare. An hour to deadline and all the lights go out. A massive power cut affecting tens of thousands of properties plunged a swathe of the West Midlands into darkness, forcing the Express & Star

Students honoured in Gazette backed writing competition

Three students from Basildon College have had their work recognised through a competition backed by the Billericay and Wickford Gazette. Awards were presented to the students as part of the annual Wickford Talking Newspaper Writing Competition, which is organised by

Star boosts work on archives

The Shropshire Star has been presented with a framed selection of writing down the ages in honour of its role in preserving public records. The presentation was to managing director Keith Parker by George Raxster, of Shropshire Heritage Trust, at