To go along with an event we have put on for all our volunteers who have worked so hard these past few months, we have put together a little video to show just what they have said they get out of volunteering...
The Community Reporter visited the Northwest Tonight set at the BBC, Gordon Burns and Ranvir Singh are presenters of the programme, a behind the scenes look at how the programme is put together.
The photo was taken in 2008
By: Eileen Wattam, University of Salford, School of Media, Music & Performance
The following seeks to summaries the ways in which People’s Voice Media’s Community Reporters Programme is contributing to community empowerment and is linked with urban and community regeneration.
Story about ordinary people finding out what a great job the police do in the community, you too could get involved and join PSCO's on patrol and tell people about your experience. Harriet Blake, GMP's first community reporter, joined PCSO Claire Ryan on patrol around Chorlton.
Sound Recording Tips
1. The closer the microphone is to the subject the better the sound quality.
2. Placement of microphones is critical, be aware of surrounding noises, even handling mics generate unwanted noise, wind can play havoc with your recording, always use a wind shield.