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An early escape for England fans!

An early escape for England fans!

Many people will have noticed that the rush hour trip home from work tonight was quieter than usual due to England’s first European Championship game against France, kicking off at 17.00. James White (40), who works at News International in Peterborough said, “There were a lot of people who came in early this morning so […]

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Campaign to stop railway trespassing

Campaign to stop railway trespassing

A new campaign has been created to warn people against trespassing on railways. This is because lots of deaths have been caused by people taking shortcuts and walking along railway tracks. Network Rail estimate that there are more than 28 million trespassing incidents every year on the railway and 11 million are committed by under […]

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St Andrew’s Radio!

St Andrew’s Radio!

http://youngjournalistacademy.co.uk/juniornews/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/STA-ready.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadYear 4 children from St Andrew’s Primary School have produced the school’s first ever radio show. Have a listen to see what has been happening in school! St Andrew’s Radio

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Child Marriage in Bangladesh

Child Marriage in Bangladesh

Oli, a twelve-year-old boy, is campaigning to end child marriage in Bangladesh. He has set up a group of people who have volunteered to help Oli and stop young girls being made to marry when they are still children. In Bangladesh, the bride’s father has to pay a fee to the husband’s family. As the […]

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Sport Relief

Sport Relief

Sport Relief raises money for the world’s most vulnerable people by doing some tough and bazaar sports with celebrities.  The money raised goes towards all sorts of good causes in the UK, such as creating easy access for disabled people to get to community facilities and events, and it is also spread amongst the needy […]

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Ancient Egypt Exhibition

Ancient Egypt Exhibition

http://youngjournalistacademy.co.uk/juniornews/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/Egypt-FINAL.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadRecently a small team of young journalists from Millfield Primary visited The Collection in Lincoln to report on the Ancient Egyptian Exhibition. They uncovered mysterious relics and interviewed children from another school to find out why they enjoyed museum visits. One young visitor said, “It was very fascinating and […]

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Mug Mania at Millfield

Mug Mania at Millfield

http://youngjournalistacademy.co.uk/juniornews/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Mill-Mugs.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download  Year 5/6 from Heighington Millfield Primary Academy have been continuing the business called ‘Millmugs 4 U’. The exciting enterprise involves decorating and selling mugs and now has expanded into coasters that you can print in a design of your choice. This business has been running for the past […]

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That sinking feeling

That sinking feeling

Last week, a hole was spotted on the beach at Skegness. The incident occurred on sand dunes near to North Shore Road. It was discovered by a dog walker, who was shocked to find the dog had fallen down an unfamiliar hole. Emergency services were called, and the dog was eventually rescued. But everyone was […]

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Meccano Madness

Meccano Madness

http://youngjournalistacademy.co.uk/juniornews/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Henry-Edward.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download This weekend the Museum of Lincolnshire Life hosted their ‘Meccano Madness’ event. Hundreds of visitors, of all ages, flocked to the popular venue, situated on Lincoln’s Burton Road, to see an array of amazing models. Later in the week you’ll be able to read a full report on […]

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Skegness: Time for change?

Skegness: Time for change?

http://youngjournalistacademy.co.uk/juniornews/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/New-Name1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadRecently a tourism expert has suggested that Skegness should have its name changed to improve its image. David Harper, from Leisure Property Services, said the town suffered from a bad reputation as a low quality resort and needed to be rebranded to attract wealthier visitors. This idea has not […]