Behind the Headlines – 21st February

Peter Smith is joined by MA Journalism students Amber Sumpter and Greg Draper to discuss the last seven days in news – seeing what’s made the headlines and discussing why..
This week’s stories include the media coverage of Ukraine  and a pack of chiwawas terrories an American town.

Behind the Headlines – Christmas special

In the final show of the year Peter Smith is joined by Ed Wellman, to discuss the last year of news, finding out what has made the headlines, and why.

We look at the death of Nelson Mandela and we talk spying and surveillance.

Behind The Headlines – 13th December 2013

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/acafferkey/BehindtheHeadlines131013.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 42:34 — 39.0MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSPeter Smith is joined by PHD student Andrew Kerr and final year Journalism student Luke Coveney to discuss the last seven days in news – seeing what’s made the headlines and discussing why. This week’s stories include primary schools in the UK are on the decline and is…

Behind The Headlines – 6th December 2013

Peter Smith is joined by managing editor of Siren FM and editor of the student newspaper The Linc to discuss the last seven days in news – seeing what’s made the headlines and discussing why.
This week’s news was dominated by the death of Nelson Mandela.

Behind The Headlines – November 29th

Peter Smith is joined by Rosie Kelly and Stuart Baird to discuss the last seven days in news – seeing what’s made the headlines and discussing why.
This week’s stories include Black Friday coming to the UK and how well the media handles mental health issues.

Behind the Headlines – November 22nd

Peter Smith is joined by Ed Willmott to discuss the last seven days in news – seeing what’s made the headlines and discussing why.

This week’s stories include 50 years sins the assassination of JFK and an Island has been discovered off the coast of Japan.

Behind The Headlines – November 15th

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/acafferkey/BehindtheHeadlines151113.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 41:59 — 38.4MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSPeter Smith is joined by editor of The Lincolnite Daniel Ionescu and final year PR and Journalism student Lucy Bingham to discuss the last seven days in news – seeing what’s made the headlines and discussing why. This week’s stories include finding out about fat Fridays and should we…