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News Interview with Councillor Abi Brown about Staffordshire Future Journalist Competition

The Staffordshire Future Journalist competition has been opened to schools and colleges across Staffordshire

Councillor Abi Brown, Chairman of the City of Culture bid, visited Staffordshire University’s Journalism department to launch the annual writing competition.

Speaking in the StaffsLive newsroom, councillor Brown said: “This is a fantastic competition that Staffordshire university host every year to engage young people across the city and across the wider Staffordshire area in developing their writing skills.


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.