Apply for the Media Trust ‘Breaking into News’ mentor scheme now

Want to be mentored by top broadcast journalists, produce your own news report and learn how a newsoom works? 

Breaking Into News is a talent competition, run by the Media Trust run in partnership with ITV News and ITN, which aims to discover hidden media talent and find broadcast journalists of the future. Watch the vido above featuring Charlene White and Rageh Omaar to find out more. 

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Watch | Shrink – new mental health web drama by Katrina Smith-Jackson

Check out the first episode of Shrink, a 6 x 15 minute mental health web drama about the psychology of living in London, one of the busiest cities in the world, with such a lonely condition as depression.

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Awards | Screen Nation Digital Award Winners Revealed

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The winners of the 2nd Screen Nation Digital-iS Media Awards sponsored by The May Fair Hotel (@TheMayFairHotel) and supported by Scene TV (@Scene_TV), AfricaX5 (@AfricaX5) and Modern Communications (@ModernCommsUK) were announced at The May Fair Hotel on Sunday 20th December. The awards celebrated the very best in online content produced by black British digital media creatives across short film, web series, music promos, blogs, magazines, performance and more. Gifting partners included ORS Europe, Blk, Vita Coco, Nu People Magazine, Iroko and Pop Chips

Presented by the vivacious award winning Liverpudlian actress/presenter Adi Alfa (@MIss_Alfa86) and the hilarious comic online star Reuben Christian (@ReubenChristian), the fun filled ceremony saw a host of recognisable faces from the online space grace the stage, while guest presenters included funny man Eddie Kadi, ex MTV head honcho Jasmine Dotiwala, stars of hit C4 hit show Chewing Gum, Michaela Coel and Susan Wokoma rising Hollywood actor David Ajala, luxury designer Alexander Amosu, the comic stars behind Youtube sensations Man Dem on the Wall and Ruth Amarquaye, Executive Assistant to Baroness Lawrence and founder & CEO of Wekumei. Surprise musical performers on the night included former Screen Nation award winning soul star Keisha White and Ashley Abigo, the young singer songwriter tipped for the very top. So who came away with a gong? See below for the full list of winners:

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Scene Profiles | Screen Nation Digital Favourite Presenter Nominees

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This is the final feature ahead of the Screen Nation Digital-iS Media Awards this Sunday. Friday 18th December is the last day to cast your votes, so make sure your voice is heard. Let's take a look at the nominees for Favourite Online Presenter. 

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Scene Profiles | Screen Nation Digital Nominee – How Did We Get Here?

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In the lead up to the Screen Nation Digital-iS Media Awards on 20th December, we'll be profiling all of the nominees. Next up we take a look at How Did We Get Here?, which is up for Favourite Web Series. 

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Scene Profiles | Screen Nation Digital Nominee – Wedding Dates

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In the lead up to the Screen Nation Digital-iS Media Awards on 20th December, we'll be profiling all of the nominees. Next up we take a look at Wedding Dates, which is up for Favourite Web Series Ensemble and Favourite Web Series. 

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Scene Profiles | Screen Nation Digital Nominee – Life of Hers

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In the lead up to the Screen Nation Digital-iS Media Awards on 20th December, we'll be profiling all of the nominees. Next up we take a look at Life of Hers, which is up for Favourite Web Series Ensemble and Favourite Web Series. 

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