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Man banned from every shop in Britain

Talking of worrying about mistakes, this headline above still makes me shudder. In 2004, a few days into my new job as a general reporter at the Worcester News, I was sent to cover the city’s magistrates’ court. There was … Continue reading

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Sheer incompetence

I hate making mistakes. It goes to the very heart of what we do as journalists. If people stop believing what they read in the newspaper, they’ll very quickly stop reading it. And, as a reporter, if I make errors … Continue reading

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