Student stands out to win coveted BBC Newsround placement

A University of Chester Media student has earned the chance to follow in the footsteps of TV stars like Kate Sanderson, Julie Etchingham and John Craven. They’ve all previously presented the BBC’s famous Newsround programme. Broadcast Production and Presenting student…

Students flying high in music charts

The University of Chester’s record label, Aspiration, is celebrating its first weekly chart success after student track “Trombone” by Hard T!me featuring Rosalie reached No.15 in the Music Week Commercial Pop club chart. Contributions from students and staff helped Level…

Students provide exclusive coverage of Hughie Fury’s British Title fight

University of Chester Sports Journalism students gained exclusive access to work with new British Heavyweight champion Hughie Fury as he beat Sam Sexton at the Macron Stadium, Premier Suite. Students were invited into Fury’s training camp where they filmed and…

WATCH: How crucial are volunteers at non league football clubs?

Volunteers are the lifeblood of non-league football and Warrington Town is no exception. This was the angle developed by second year BA Sports Journalism student James Messenger as he witnessed first hand just how vital volunteers are at the Cantilever…

Sports Journalism student finding pathway with Championship rugby

Second year Sports Journalism Student Josh McAllister has found his mojo with social media, reporting for several Championship rugby league fixtures across the Easter Weekend. Josh, a rugby league enthusiast, has helped assist both Swinton Lions and Rochdale Hornets in…