Journalism History Sunday 8th January 2023

Review of UK and world papers, celebration of the history of photojournalism, media law and style-guide tips and global journalism stories for Sunday 8th January 2023

Journalism is the first draft of history and these daily reports seek to provide an online briefing of the history of journalism for each day featured.

Review of UK papers Sun 8 Jan 2023. Broadsheets. Indy: ‘Speaker elected at 15th time of asking’, Telegraph: ‘Harry’s guilt “I couldn’t cry in public with my mother died”‘, Observer: ‘NHS hospitals push private route’, & Sunday Times: ‘NHS to buy up care beds to clear wards.’

Review of UK papers Sun 8 Jan 2023. Middle Markets. Herald Scotlad: ‘Doctors demand NHS “Major Incident” is declared’, Sunday Express: ‘Harry “puts children in danger”‘, Mail on Sunday: ‘”You’ve been brainwashed by therapy,” William told Prince Harry.’

Review of UK papers Sun 8 Jan 2023. Tabloids. Sunday Mirror: ‘Royal Security Warning. Harry “has made Invictus Games a target”‘, The Sun on Sunday: ‘Harry reveals new bust-up in front of Charles. “Wills lunge at me after Philip funeral.”‘

Review of world papers Sun 8 Jan 2023. Haaretz: ‘PM unleashed beast he can no longer control’ Sunday Times SA: ‘Fore Hare under siege’ Sunday Times India: ‘Man who peed on flight arrested in Bengaluru’ & New York Times: ‘McCarthy’s deal for gavel raises fears on debt limit.’

Celebration of the history of photojournalism. British journalists greeted by President Coolidge at White House. ’14 distinguished British editors’ [all men] visiting the country received by President Coolidge at the White House 19 Nov 1928.

Title: British journalists greeted by President Coolidge at White House. A party of 14 distinguished British editors who are visiting this country, were received by President Coolidge at the White House today. In the center of group can be seen left to right: Sir Esme Howard, British Ambassador who presented the party; President Coolidge; and P.B.M. Roberts Creator(s): Harris & Ewing, photographer Date Created/Published: 1928 November 19. Medium: 1 negative : glass ; 4 x 5 in. or smaller Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-hec-35175 (digital file from original negative) Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication. For more information, see Harris & Ewing Photographs – Rights and Restrictions Information (

Style Tips. International Radio Journalism (1997) advised when broadcasting live: ‘When you fluff, do not draw attention to it. It does no harm to apologise but, if it is really unimportant, just ignore it and carry on with the programme.’

Media Law Tips. IPSO upholds complaint against over court report headlined “Tycroes stalker found guilty by magistrates”. See:…/ruling/… He was only ‘charged and eventually convicted of “harassment without violence.”’

North American Newspapers Sunday 8th January 2023

Mail Online reports: ‘As TV’s Crown Court returns after 40 years, can you work out who these stars who appeared in the original 1970s drama are?’ See:

Observer reports: ‘Natural History Museum under fire for gagging order with Danish oil sponsor. Wildlife photography contest that was subject to the agreement described environmental impact of oil rigs in positive light.’ See:

Telegraph interview feature: ‘Channel 4 Chief- We are not a left-wing GB News’ See:

Mail Online reports: ‘From high fashion in Paris… to the lowly fruit sellers of Lebanon: Pioneering photographer Marilyn Stafford’s life in pictures after her death aged 98.’ See:

French Newspapers Sunday 8th January 2023

Guardian reports: ‘US interest grows after Prince Harry book revelations. New York Times suggests Spare could be one of most divisive celebrity memoirs as comedians and talkshow hosts weigh in.’ See:

Arab News reports: ‘Musk says he can’t get fair trial in California, wants Texas.’ See:

Montage of world newspapers Sunday 8th January 2023

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