27th November ‘15
On the 26th October I was invited for a one-on-one workshop with Simon Heffer: a Telegraph columnist at the Stationers Hall. I won this opportunity after being awarded with an honourable mention at the 2015 Shine Awards by the Stationers Foundation.
First I was meandering through idyllic countrys
19th November ‘15
One of the many pleasant aspects of being involved with the Shine awards for school magazines, newspapers and websites, both as a judge and as a compere of the awards ceremony, is getting to see the work of so many impressively talented young people. My fellow judges and I have often agreed that, ea
10th November ‘15
….But you don’t know where to start. Don’t worry about it- we’ve all been there. Writing a top-tier article is something that everyone is capable of; when it comes down to it, it’s just a matter of whether or not you know what, exactly, makes your article stand out from the crowd.
10th March ‘15
Ali Strachan Director of Bookbinding at Shepherds Bookbinders Ltd and committee member is looking for -
Originality, a composition that catches the eye, complements well the article or feature it illustrates, and shows technical competence to a certain extent .