Hope you’re all STILL enjoying the tropical weather :)
Andrew Graystone has written an incredibly helpful guide to the Leveson Inquiry. It would be great to hear your thoughts as to how you think we, as Christians, should be responding to all of these issues so please let us know what you think by adding comments at the end of this article or post on our Facebook Page or use #Leveson on Twitter
Birghton meet up
For those of you based in Brighton we’re probably going to hold a MediaNet gathering there either on 19th or 20th July – date confirmation and details to follow
Column Idol is a partnership between The Media Trust and The Sun newspaper. It's a search for what they call "raw, undiscovered writing talent."
The competition, now in its third year, offers six 18 to 25 year olds the chance to be mentored by top journalists on the paper - with one lucky winner getting the chance to have their column printed in The Sun.
To enter you need to submit a short description of yourself, what they'd like to write about and why you deserve to be crowned Column Idol 2012.
The closing date is 15 June at midday. For more details, visit the Media Trust website
How to Magnage your time
Anyone struggling to juggle their time might want to check out this helpful article by Wayne Clarke
Regional Press awards
Congratulations to all of the winners from the Regional Press Awards – check them out here
London meet up
MediaNet member Luke Bradford will be showing a screening of his new feature film at HTB on 28th June – more details to follow
Drama Writing Competition
The Arts Centre Group is launching a new Drama Award with a writing competition and is looking for innovative and creative play scripts of 40 to 50 minutes in length. There is no fixed subject but it should in some way reflect the human condition, either personally, socially or politically, or of course these can merge.
Closing date for entry is 10 September. For more details, look at the ACG website
Think that's everything but would love to hear from you about items of interest for future mailings:
Got a job opportunity you want us to advertise? A prayer request or answer to prayer you’d like to share? Anything exciting you’re working on that we should know about? Please let us know – my email and phone number are below and remember if you want a retweet, just mention @themedianet and if you’d like to post something on our Facebook page please feel free
Have a fabulous rest of the week and if you get the time off, enjoy the extra bank holidays!
theMediaNet Development Worker