Tags » Peter Oborne

Bank account bans; aka, frantically digging for a story where there is none

I’m a big fan of podcasts. I have been since I first discovered them, probably because I’m just a geek for radio generally. I like all sorts of podcasts, whether they’re factual, like the BBC’s excellent ‘ 830 more words


Peter Oborne's Syria Dispatch Is a Disgrace

Peter Oborne’s Syrian dispatch reads like George Bernard Shaw on Stalin’s Russia.

The humanitarian disaster that engulfs Syria continues to be an object of media fascination. 811 more words


The Verdict: #Firstjournojob

My first real foray into journalism, at a news and culture monthly, is over.

One of the most important things I’ve learned in the last one-and-a half years is that good journalism is all about the balance between individual initiative and team work. 631 more words


Telegraph Troubles

The Daily.Telegraph, one of our most venerable newspapers, is having a really difficult year. Like most national papers, it has to cope with falling paper sales and a drop in advertising revenues. 363 more words

Kate Allen of #Amnesty International at the Sixth Form Conference in #Salisbury

Kate Allen, Director of Amnesty International with David Davis MP, Peter Oborne the journalist, and Ed Probert of the Cathedral posing for a photo during the sixth form conference which took place at the Cathedral on 15 June. 156 more words

"Human Rights"