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Education Midlands Media Awards (left to right) Jack Furness, Michael Sibert, Michael McCann

Six Staffordshire University journalism graduates are celebrating after scooping honours at the Midlands Media Awards at the Mailbox in Birmingham.

Jennie Aitken and Lewis Cox won their categories outright, while Michael Sibert, Jack Furness, Michael McCann and Robert Trigg were highly commended in their class.


Staffordshire University students have launched the Staffs Future Journalist competition 2017 to discover the next generation of talented young journalists.

The competition is open to school children aged 7-18 across Staffordshire, Cheshire and the West Midlands who can write up a review, opinion piece or interview to stand a chance of winning.

Education Lewis Pacelli and Andy Taylor

Lewis Pacelli and Andy Taylor, two final-year students at Staffordshire University have won the Midlands Blogger of the Year Award, beating their own lecturer in the process!

Lewis, who is about to complete a BA (Hons) Broadcast Journalism award, and Andy, who has been studying English, have launched Down the 18th as a company to provide audio and visual support to golfing organisations.

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