A trade journal of a still-emerging field, written by Adam Tinworth.

Archive for

Neon Sign

This week I’m going to be trying to run two themed sets of Soho photos. This is the first in Sexy/Sleazy, a look at the area’s lingering heritage as the centre of London sex industry.

A few notable developments on the journalism front in the week just gone:

The Barclay brothers won control of the Daily Telegraph, although city analysts have their doubts about the deal. Still, they have to be better owners for the paper than Lord & Lady Black.

The BBC announced its new policy, post-Hutton, for news journalists. At the heart of it is a new journalism academy for all its 7,000 journalists. This should please me, but somehow I still feel uncomfortable about the whole affair. Sure, the standards of reporting at the Beeb, like everywhere, are a little shabby at times, but is self-flagellation to this degree necessary?