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May 21, 2012

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» Using social media to gather 50-year-old smallpox stories

A four-month long experiment in the use of social media to gather people’s memories about the 1962 smallpox outbreak in Wales comes to an end today. Tracking the events of 50 years ago – often day by day – the … Continue reading

December 13, 2010

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» Investigative journalism in hard times

Martin Shipton of Media Wales gave a fascinating and provocative insight into investigative journalism when he spoke to students at the Atrium in Cardiff, as part of the Media, Culture & Journalism guest lecture series. He took part in a question-and-answer session with journalism lecturer James Stewart.

Among other things he discussed his recent investigation of the Wales Audit Office.

You can listen to the conversation here.

Investigative Journalism In Hard Times by Martin Shipton by Nicola Munday

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December 9, 2010

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» How to get into specialist journalism

Paul Abbandonato, head of sport at Media Wales, recently spoke to journalism students at the University of Glamorgan about how to become a specialist journalist and how to succeed in your career.

You can hear his talk (in five parts):