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17 Apr
2014

Callow takes the honours at SJA Spring Golf Day

Homeward bound: one group of players on our SJA Spring Golf Day at Croham Hurst make their way towards the 18th green and thence the 19th...

You would have been forgiven for thinking everyone had played poorly in this early-season test of the hackers among us hacks, as the various groups tramped off the 18th green grumbling about the headwind of the back nine (it was barely a zephyr) or comparing the speed of the greens to Augusta

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17 Apr
2014

Celebrating my half-century as a sports writer

Here's an England football team from the mid-1980s which would never win a World Cup: With Bob Harris in the middle of the back row in the guise of a goalkeeper, his team mates (left to right, back row first): Mike Keen, Adrian Williams, Michael Hart, Bob Harris, Bobby Robson, Don Howe.
Front row: Jeff Powell, Martin Tyler, Stuart Jones, Alan Parry, Ken Lawrence

SJA member BOB HARRIS began his career in 1964, and he’s ready for more

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16 Apr
2014

BBC Kick Off: trainee sports reporters scheme

The BBC Kick Off Trainee Sports Reporter Scheme gives talented people from a diverse range of backgrounds the opportunity to learn and develop sports reporting skills at the BBC

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16 Apr
2014

NCJ Media: Editor (fan engagement, sports development)

You’ll work with the Editor-in-chief to establish the priorities around digital sports content, manage relationships with key contacts and sports organisations, and ensure that great new digital content ideas are being invented and implemented on a daily basis

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16 Apr
2014

NCJ Media: Newcastle United editor

As part of the most radical change to a newsroom in a generation, we’ve created a Newcastle United Editor role, and the person who takes it on will be tasked with making sure we get even bigger audiences to our content online, and keep those audiences on our websites longer

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15 Apr
2014

We must never forget what happened to the 96

Scarves donated by fans of clubs from around the world were placed on empty seats during the memorial service marking the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster, at Anfield today

DAVID WALKER was a shocked eye-witness to the tragedy at Hillsborough 25 years ago. Here, on the day of the moving memorial service at Anfield, he recounts a journalist’s view of that terrible day

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15 Apr
2014

The Sun’s head of sport is Dunn and dusted

Copies of The Sun newspaper are displayed at a kiosk in London

Mike Dunn is to leave his job as head of sport at The Sun and Sun on Sunday

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15 Apr
2014

GazetteLive: advance content writer (sport)

We’re after someone who knows the sort of content that gets sports fans talking and will make them realise they have to visit us every day to be in the know

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14 Apr
2014

Golden era when goals measured managers’ skill

Brian Clough: what would he have made of a COO or a fitness coach?

On me ‘ead son! ANTON RIPPON reminisces for a simpler approach to football tactics and analysis

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12 Apr
2014

If it hadn’t been for Hitler, I’d have been at Wembley

hull city fans

ANTON RIPPON knows whose side he’s on this FA Cup semi-final weekend

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