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Which of these students would you make newspaper editor?

As our partnership with Barking and Dagenham College hots up, its students reveal their business and marketing plans, as they compete to take control of one of London24’s sister newspapers- the Barking and Dagenham Post.
A lucky team of 12 students will be invited to London24’s headquarters in east London which we share with the Post to take over the newspaper for a whole week- from writing, to photography to selling the ad space.

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Create Your Future

Shortlist announced in unique competition to edit east London newspaper

Some opportunities in life are just too good to miss – which is why scores of college students have applied for their unique chance to take control of one of London24’s sister papers- the Barking and Dagenham Post.

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Create Your Future

East London newspaper taken over by college students

Producing any newspaper is a big task. So what would happen if, say, a local title were brave enough to hand over responsibility for the week’s news to a group of media-savvy students?

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NUT members will take strike action today over pay and pension changes (Picture: PA)

Thousands of teachers strike in London over pay and pensions

Hundreds of schools in London are closed or partially closed today as a nationwide teacher strike hits the capital.

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Former Woodside High School teacher Philip Barnwell has been banned for life. Picture: PA Wire/Chris Radburn

Wood Green teacher banned for life over sexual relationship with female pupil

A Wood Green teacher who engaged in “sexual activity” with a vulnerable pupil as she prepared for her GCSE exams has been banned from the country’s classrooms for life.

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NUT members took strike action last October over similar grievances (Picture: PA)

Tens of thousands of London teachers to stage walk out

Teachers in London and nationwide are set to walk out this Wednesday in a dispute over excessive workload, pension changes and the introduction of performance related pay.

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The London School of Economics (LSE), up one this year to 24th (Picture: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Six of UK’s ‘top ten’ unis in London

More than half of the UK universities that feature in new international rankings are in London.

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In December there was a 'cops off campus' protest at the University of London Union after an injunction was taken out (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)

Students break into vice-chancellor’s office and leave sweary note

Students broke into their vice-chancellor’s office, took confidential documents and left an abusive note calling him a strong expletive in an ongoing row at the University of London.

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Talmud Torah Chaim Meirim Wiznitz School

Pupils claim they were ‘slapped’ by staff and ‘threatened’ at north London Jewish primary school

Primary-age pupils claim they were slapped and threatened with being hit at Talmud Torah Chaim Meirim Wiznitz School in Stamford Hill, north London, an Ofsted report states.

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Cathy Walsh, CEO and principal of Barking and Dagenham College

Government should reconsider education funding cuts, says Barking and Dagenham College principal

A college principal has spoken out against government plans to cut further education budgets.

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