Gorkana meets…BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra’s Newsbeat

Louisa Compton, editor of BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra’s Newsbeat, on her youthful audience, why she doesn’t want quirky story pitches, and launching a radical new website in Autumn. You were appointed editor of BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra’s Newsbeat in April – got any big changes planned? The main priority is to launch a… Continue reading Gorkana meets…BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra’s Newsbeat

Gorkana meets…People.co.uk

After last month’s launch of People.co.uk, Gorkana catches up with Sue Douglas, publisher, Sunday Brands Ltd at Trinity Mirror, on news without the boring bits, taking risks and why PRs have a vital role to play. As part of plans to transform Sunday People into a seven-day digital offer, you’ve overseen the recent launch of… Continue reading Gorkana meets…People.co.uk