Challenges and opportunities for the media sector in our region

February 24, 2021 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Jacksons Law

What has the impact been on local media – how have they adapted their business model in order to retain and attract new audiences?

What has the impact of Covid been on how we consume news and on those who provide it?

Register here to listen to what our panel of experts have to say about the challenges facing the media sector in our region, and their insights as to the future.

Panel Members:
Graeme Whitfield – Business Editor for Reach NE – including The Journal and The Gazette
Joy Yates – Editorial Director at Sunderland Echo, Shields Gazette and Hartlepool Mail.
Steven Underwood – Managing Partner at Dentsu International, Newcastle.
Peter Barron, MBE- Editor of Northern Echo for 17 years, journalist and author.

The event will be hosted by Bob Cuffe, MBE who spent over 30 years in the media sector.

If you would like to speak to someone about this event, please contact Caroline Noble at or call 01642 873722.

To book please click here.