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Digital journalism skills workshop


Saturday 13th February 2016

Headland House, 308-312 Gray's Inn Rd, London WC1X 8DP

Experts lead workshops sharing techniques and concepts of 21st century journalism and personal branding

Price:£25 NUJ members, £40 non-NUJ members

Social media and the digital newsroom: closing the gap

18:30 - 20:30

Tuesday 23rd February 2016

LAUNCH22, 31A Corsham Street, London

BBC World News journalist Lisette Johnston leads a discussion into the increasing ‘overlap’ between User-Generated Content, blogging, citizen journalism, new media marketing and more traditional news practices.

Stage 1 officers training, March 2016, London

10:00 - 17:00 on day 1
10:00 - 14:00 on day 2

Thursday 10th to Friday 11th March 2016

Marx Memorial Library, 37A Clerkenwell Green, London

This course is designed to develop the key skills and knowledge associated with being an effective and confident NUJ representative.

This event is for NUJ members only. Please consider joining the NUJ if you would like to attend this event.

How to launch your career or find new ways to make money in journalism

Visitors will need to report to the reception as the entrance is key card operated.

Wednesday 16th March 2016

John Moore University, Redmonds Building of Liverpool John Moores University, Lecture room 2 (RBLT2) on the Lower Ground floor.Liverpool L3 5UA

This NUJ event in Liverpool is for everyone from student to seasoned journalists to help them boost their income or get a start in journalism.

Getting started as a freelance, April 2016

10 - 16.30

Friday 29th April 2016

Marx Memorial Library, 37A Clerkenwell Green, London, EC1R 0DU

Ideal for those just turning freelance, or thinking about it.

Price:Getting started as a freelance and Pitch and deal form part of the NUJ trade union training programme and are therefore discounted. NUJ member: £60; NUJ student member/unemployed member: £50; non-members/GFTU affiliate: £110

Upcoming events

Want to be a specialist reporter or correspondent?


Wednesday 17th February 2016

Old George pub, Old George Yard, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EZ

This NUJ event in Newcastle will bring together specialists covering crime, the arts and regional news to share secrets of the trade.

Getting started with InDesign, training February 2016

9.30 registration.

Thursday 18th February 2016

Headland House, 308-312 Gray's Inn Rd, London WC1X 8DP

This one-day course will enable you to make up pages from scratch, import and format text, headlines and pictures. You will also create your own keyboard short-cuts and set up a personal library.

Price:NUJ member £175; unemployed NUJ member or student £100, GFTU affiliate £200, non- member £275

Tags: , training, indesign

Don't let them pull the plug on public service broadcasting


Monday 22nd February 2016

House of Commons Committee Room 11

The NUJ Parliamentary Group invites you to a debate on the threat of privatistion of Channel 4, BBC charter renewal and the future of public service broadcasting.

Build your own website for under £50, training, February 2016

Day 1 - 9.30-16.30
Day 2 - 9.30-16.30

Wednesday 24th to Thursday 25th February 2016

Headland House, 308-312 Gray's Inn Rd, London WC1X 8DP

This two-day course will involve holding your hand as you build your own website that you can change and update later.

Price:NUJ member £300, unemployed NUJ member or student, £150, GFTU affiliate £350, non-member £400

Tags: , training, websites

Yorkshire says BBC Love it or Lose it


Thursday 25th February 2016

Congreve Room, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds LS2 7UP

Supporters of the BBC will be promoting the FEU's BBC Love it or Lose it campaign, organised by NUJ and Equity activists in Yorkshire.

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