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| June 4, 2019 – 11:44 am | 316 views

We are pleased to announce that a new speaker will be joining Marverine Cole on the panel that will be discussing the best practices to build a diversified and sustainable newsroom.

Robyn Vinter grew up in Leeds and graduated top of her class at Leeds Beckett University almost a decade ago. She is, in her words, “one of those elusive working-class journalists” and does everything she can to support those who come from less well-represented backgrounds.

Robyn launched The Overtake, an investigative news website for millennials based in Leeds, in October 2017. In 2018, she was shortlisted for the Georgina Henry Award at the Press Awards and this year was nominated for the Paul Foot Award for her investigation into racist London nightclubs.

Before The Overtake, she wrote for publications including the i paper, The Guardian, BuzzFeed and the New Statesman.

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| December 16, 2009 – 2:53 pm | 5,099 views

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| December 16, 2009 – 2:04 pm | 4,016 views

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| December 14, 2009 – 4:05 pm | 4,646 views

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| December 14, 2009 – 1:24 pm | 4,229 views
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| December 11, 2009 – 4:30 pm | 3,741 views
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| December 11, 2009 – 3:16 pm | 2,801 views

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| December 7, 2009 – 6:04 pm | 29,766 views

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| December 7, 2009 – 11:45 am | 2,941 views

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| December 4, 2009 – 2:48 pm | 2,575 views
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| December 4, 2009 – 11:00 am | 50,045 views
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