By Janine Self
Luke Edwards has left his job as chief sports writer of The Journal in Newcastle to become north-east reporter for the Daily Telegraph, where he replaces Rob Stewart.
Edwards, 33, went to The Journal as a graduate trainee straight from Newcastle University. After acquiring his Proficiency Certificate, he moved on to the sports desk in 2002.
Stewart, who had been with the Telegraph for nine years, has joined football website goal.com as a football correspondent.
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UPCOMING SJA DATES
- Thu July 14: SJA Sporting lunch with Charles van Commenee, head coach of UK Athletics, one year ahead of the London Olympics. For booking details click here.
- Mon Sep 12: SJA Autumn Golf Day, Muswell Hill GC. Click here for more details and to book yourself in for the day.
- Wed Dec 7: SJA 2011 British Sports Awards – Booking now open. For more details, click here.
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