Keynote: Investigative Journalism In A Digital Age
Special correspondent Emma Youle and executive editor Jess Brammar discuss how investigative journalism plays a key role in HuffPost UK’s newsroom and the challenges and opportunities of pursuing investigative stories in the age of 24/7 rolling news and multi-platforms.
Emma Youle is an award-winning investigative journalist who worked for regional newspapers and for HuffPost UK as special correspondent. She has undertaken investigative reporting into the coronavirus pandemic, the housing crisis, historic child abuse, the Grenfell disaster, the contaminated blood scandal, and won the Private Eye Paul Foot Award 2017 for her stories exposing squalid […]
Jess Brammar is Editor of the BBC News and BBC World channels. Prior to that, Jess was the executive editor of HuffPost UK and deputy editor of the BBC's Newsnight, having joined the programme as a producer covering domestic and foreign news.
- 9 November 2019 09.30–10.50
Location: Boiler House - Newcastle University