Harlow MP Robert Halfon describes closure of Harlow Star Newspaper as a “huge loss of community news”

By Lucy Parish / 25th January 2019 / 0 Comments

THE HARLOW Star Newspaper, which has been in circulation since the 1980s has announced its closure as a result of ‘sustainability issues.’ The newspaper’s publisher Reach plc has claimed that the reason for the closure is a “continued decline” in local print advertising. However the publish states that no editorial redundancies will occur. Robert Halfon,…

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Harlow journalism students meet top industry professionals at conference hosted by the college

By Lucy Parish / 30th November 2018 / 0 Comments

Journalism students Lucy Parish and Rebecca Edwards report on the event held on November 29 and 30. AN NCTJ journalism skills conference took place at Harlow College to discuss the future of journalism and how the media industry is developing in the modern age. Chairman of the NCTJ (National Council for the Training of Journalists)…

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