Free Journalism Workshops for CCI Students

University of Portsmouth CCI students, and graduates can now participate in free journalism workshops at News Associates!

News Associates are the UK’s official top journalism school, and are now offering students and graduates the opportunity to be involved in free, hands on workshops, that will give participants, a glimpse into the industry.

Participants will get to meet News Associates journalists, editors and training team, who will be able to answer questions and provide careers advice, the News Associates are offering workshops in news journalism, as well as practical sports journalism.

At the news journalism workshops, editors will give you a breaking news exercise to tackle, followed by a look at the day’s papers, and individual feedback on the stories.

The practical sports journalism workshops are delivered alongside Sportsbeat, the UK’s leading sports news agency, and will involve covering live action, and press conferences.

The workshops are taking place in London, and Manchester from November, through to February, with a full list of dates and times, available on the News Associates Website.

These workshops are an incredible opportunity for anyone considering a career in journalism, you can speak with industry professionals and gain a real insight into the industry for free!

To apply, head over to the News Associates Website, or email

You can stay up to date with the News Associates on Facebook @NewsAssociatesTraining, and Twitter @NewsAssociates.

Katie Clarke

Katie Clarke is a Media Studies Student, currently on her Placement Year, working as Promotions Assistant for the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries, at the University of Portsmouth.

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