Students record their own BBC radio drama

Journalism students got to record their own radio drama during a tour of the BBC studios in Birmingham. The De Montfort University students also saw The Archers recording studio during their visit on Tuesday. The tour was offered to up to 15 students as a field trip on Tuesday 1 March during Enhancement Week, and […]

Guess your tutors’ favourite book on World Book Day

To mark World Book Day tutors reveal their favourite book of all time, to Simon Sansome

Making Leicester accessible

By Iain Tait A journalism degree student has begun a campaign to make Leicester more accessible to the disabled. Glenfield resident Simon Sansome started the Facebook page Ability Access, which currently has over 10,000 hits and nearly 400 likes, two weeks ago. Mr Sansome became disabled 18 months ago after suffering spinal damage and now […]

DMU getting personal with disabled students

By Simon Sansome DMU University is to provide a more personal service by opening a dedicated assessment centre to disabled students.   The Centre for Accessibility Needs or (DMU-CAN) has been set up to assist the changes with the Disability Student Grant (DSA).   DSA is a Government grant to help pay for the extra […]

Foxes stay top despite home draw

By Dan Ableson Leicester City failed to go five-points clear at the top of the Barclay’s Premier League after drawing 1-1 against West Bromwich Albion at the King Power Stadium. The home side came from one goal down to take the lead before half time but Craig Gardner’s free kick after the break sealed the […]