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Big things on the horizon for Media Trust’s Graduates

Media Trust news

On Thursday 16 May, Media Trust’s latest round of Creativity Works trainees wowed an audience of peers, family and media and creative industry mentors and partners as they graduated from the programme with a heartening...

Posted 22 May 2019

Graduates on stage with graduation certificates

Bright futures ahead for Season 6 Creativity Works Graduates

Media Trust news

On Tuesday 26 June, Media Trust’s current cohort of Creativity Works: Multimedia Genius trainees blew us away with an unforgettable showcase as they graduated from the programme at a special celebration event. The location was...

Posted 29 June 2018

Graduates stand in group with certificates

CEO Blog: Fostering a constructive dialogue

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Nine months into her role as CEO, Su-Mei Thompson discusses the part Media Trust has to play in bringing together media organisations with charities and community groups. I believe there has never been a more...

Posted 29 June 2018

Su-Mei address an audience over over 100 At the Digital Skills Launch Event at Google Academy

Why everyone should be a mentor

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When presenter and broadcaster Ria Hebden isn’t busy brightening our television screens on This Morning, or interviewing some of the biggest names in show business, she spends her time mentoring young people hoping to break...

Posted 31 May 2018

Janay and Ria stand together at award ceremony with a white background with a sky logo

Making an impact at the Edelman Challenge Day

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What happens when you bring together 13 high-impact UK charities with 13 teams of communications experts from global communications firm, Edelman? Earlier this month we did just that. Each charity came armed with their own...

Posted 24 May 2018

Team of Edelman staff and charity sitting around a table brainstorming

Reaching hearts and minds in a post-truth world

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Media Trust has joined forces with the Equality and Diversity Forum (EDF) for Stronger Voices, a communications-training programme that aims to strengthen the voices of London’s equality organisations. EDF’s Head of Digital and Strategic Communications,...

Posted 4 May 2018

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The tweet that changed my life

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Our Breaking into News competition run in partnership with ITV News aims to discover budding broadcast journalists from across the UK. When Nicole Goodwin decided to apply, she didn’t realise just how much of an...

Posted 4 April 2018

Nicole being filmed for her report for Itv tyne tees