Students are today taking part in a Newsday which will see stories about DMU and Leicester posted on The Leicestershire Press. Leicester Centre for Journalism Director John Dilley said: “This is a fantastic opportunity for students across all three years of the degree programme and the Post Grads to work together on a live news […]

Practice makes perfect

A serious assault on a woman and a hedgehog survey were two of the stories tackled by Journalism students today as part of their preparation for their Reporting exam later this term. Post Graduate students had to write a tweet, web headline and a series of stories, as well as answer  questions on ethics and news gathering practice […]

Local traders fear demolition impact

Chaos to be caused on Sunday to local businesses

Top film director gives advice to DMU students

Students were treated to a talk at the Leicester Media School

Welcome to The Leicestershire Press

The Leicestershire Press was born on February 3, 2015 as a showcase for the work of the De Monfort University Journalism department. In addition to samples of students’ work it will be the go-to portal for everything connected with the Leicester Centre for Journalism