Broadcasting a Bright Future for Lauren

A graduating student in the University of Chester’s first BA Broadcast Production and Presenting degree cohort has overcome dyslexia and undertaken numerous work placements, including at Granada Reports and legendary children’s TV news bulletin show, Newsround. Lauren Duffy, aged 22, from Rainhill in…

Sports Journalism students report live from Liverpool FC’s FA Youth Cup tie

First year University of Chester BA Sports Journalism students traded the classroom for the press box to cover Liverpool’s FA Youth Cup encounter with Accrington Stanley. After spending the first few months of the course honing their skills in tutor-led…

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 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…

“He has arrived” – Peter Fury hails Hughie’s power

By Rowan Newman at the Macron Stadium Peter Fury insists that new British Heavyweight champion Hughie has the power required to operate at world level after a devastating right hand dismissed Sam Sexton at the Macron Stadium, Premier Suite. The…