Media Student Wins Royal Television Award 2020

  Congratulations to Film & Television Production student Joe Preston seen here with TV presenter Sally Nugent after receiving the Royal Television Society award for best Edit at the 2020 RTS North West Student awards at the Lowry in Manchester.     Also nominated for the sound award was Ross Carrigan. Both students worked on […]

Famous BBC dog amongst those offering advice to media students during special Festival in a Day

Famous canine personality Hacker T Dog, who presents on Children’s BBC (CBBBC) joined other presenters, film producers, editors and media experts for a special Festival in a Day at Edge Hill University. Big names from across the world of film and television including; presenter Katie Thistleton (CBBC/Radio One), Blue Peter editor Ewan Vinnicombe, documentary maker […]

Research discovers what encourages people to go vegan

Researchers at Edge Hill University have discovered what might encourage people to go vegan. Prof Claire Parkinson, Dr Richard Twine and Naomi Griffin from Edge Hill’s Centre for Human Animal Studies (CfHAS) carried out a year of research funded by The Vegan Society. They found that non-vegans were more likely to go vegan (move to […]

Television Production Management student joins BBC talent pool

 A Television Production Management student has been offered a place on the BBCs prestigious talent pool. Following a rigorous interview process at Media City, third year student Rhiannon Lawrence received the news she had been successful. “I’m absolutely over the moon to have been selected to be in the BBC Children’s Production Management Assistant Talent […]

Afternoon Tea At MediaCity

As programme Leaders and Senior lecturers on Television Production Management and Film and TV production at Edgehill university, maintaining strong industry links which our students can tap into, plays a big part in the work Perelandra Beedles and Joy Monks do to prepare for each new year. Joy and Perelandra both still balance successful broadcast […]

More opportunities for Media Students to spread their wings

Edge Hill Lecturer Paula Keaveney has been spending a week teaching students studying media in Brussels.  And it’s  hoped that links between the Belgian University IHECS and Edge Hill’s own Media Department will mean more opportunities for UK students to broaden their horizons. Paula spent time with students  planning to specialise in PR and  journalism, […]