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BBC Practice News Day LIVE – 11:04am

Our reporters are taking a much needed break, having spent the last our filming their pieces to camera and interviewing staff and students about a whole range of topics, including the threat of terrorism, The Sun’s decision to end Page 3 and the growing popularity of SnapChat.

BBC Practice News Day LIVE – 9:13am

We’re underway in the Media Studio for Practice News Day, with an editorial meeting. Our group is going through today’s major news stories. Stay tuned for more posts throughout the day…

BBC News Day Today!

For the ninth consecutive year, Marden High is taking part in the prestigious BBC News School Report project, with our intrepid Year 8 journalists.

Check out our own School Report page here or click the image below to take you to the BBC’s main page:

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You can also follow the day on our live Twitter feed, @MardenMediaMan

BBC Practice News Day LIVE – 10:38am

Our School Report day is up and running, our reporters are planning their stories and we have already been featured on the BBC News Report website!


Our stories include covering our Children in Need fundraising day, a Rugby report, a report on safety at sea and a report covering the changes to the GCSE curriculum. Keep checking this page and our Twitter feed for more updates.