Why I volunteer with Media Trust year after year


Akama Davies, Director of Global Solutions and Innovation at Xaxis has been volunteering with Media Trust as a youth mentor and masterclass leader on our Creativity Works Programme for five years. He tells us why...

Posted 1 July 2019

Volunteering: Why a change is as good as a rest


Weber Shandwick’s Lotty Chudley shares her experience of volunteering at Media Trust’s recent Women’s Voices event, and why she thinks sharing skills with charities is something everyone working in the media and creative industries should...

Posted 30 April 2019

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Agency ELVIS on Championing Diversity


Camilla Yates, Planning Director at ELVIS shares their mission to create a more inclusive creative industry and why they have teamed up with Media Trust to discover new talent. At ELVIS, we believe that the...

Posted 5 March 2019


My journey into journalism, via Media Trust


After completing Media Trust’s Creativity Works Multimedia Genius Training programme, 25-year-old Londoner, Stephanie Harris was offered a place at the UK’s leading NCTJ journalism school courtesy of Yahoo! News. She tells us how she got...

Posted 20 February 2019

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What will the world of work look like in 2050?


Alex Loveday-Davies worked as a Media Studies Teacher before leading Media Trust’s Vlogstar Challenge programme. The programme aims to develop young people’s creativity and confidence through free film and video blogging(vlogging) workshops in schools and...

Posted 29 January 2019