Discover what it’s like and what tasks you’ll be given on work experience in your local newsroom. You’ve written more covering letters in the past month than you thought possible, but finally it’s paid off – you’ve got a precious stint of work experience at your local paper.
So what do you expect now? Apart from seeing the finished product on the shelves every day – or week – you don’t necessarily know what happens within the walls of newsrooms across the country. This article will provide you with a guide to what you will be doing from day one in the newsroom.