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To have UK newsrooms as diverse as the people they serve

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Learn about how to put a story together, and how that story becomes a campaign…

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Brad Grant (2018) moves to BBC

Brad is moving on up in the world of breakfast telly!

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Lora Jones (2020) reports from Big Apple

Lora has been covering business news for the BBC

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Lucy Webster

Lucy Webster (2021) goes freelance

And she’s open to work!

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Kesewaa Browne (2021) makes Click debut

She reported on diversity in video games

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Kayleen Devlin (2021) joins BBC disinformation unit

And she’s just produced a documentary for BBC Outlook!

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Grant Logan

JST Champion Grant Logan shortlisted for award

Grant has been shortlisted for the Shaw Trust’s 2021 Disability Power 100!

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Our activities

Our numbers

580+

participants since 2012

300+

volunteers since 2012

275

early career and apprentice journalists mentored on our face to face scheme since 2012

100+

sixth-formers mentored online since 2018

25

winners of the JST/RTS Young Talent of the Year award since 1996

1,200+

participants on our online events in 2020-21

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