CNN International Diversity Open Day – create a newscast

Event start date Jun

How would you like to make your own newscast at CNN’s London studios?
We\’re looking for 20 people from backgrounds underrepresented in the news industry to take part in a fast-paced open day on the 30th of June.
You will put together a half-hour show completely from scratch. You’ll get a taste of writing, reporting, editing, and presenting the stories that you have chosen yourselves.

To request an application form, email with the subject “Form Request”
Answer the questions in much detail as possible. The deadline for entries is the 25th of May 2023.

Groups underrepresented in news include people from lower socio-economic backgrounds, those with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and minority ethnic groups.

Event Organiser/Organisation
Adam Dunnakey, CNN International
Start Date/Time
Friday 30 June 2023 at 9AM
End Date/Time
Friday 30 June 2023 at 6PM
Venue Address
160 Old Street WC2h 8AG
Booking Instructions
Please email for an application form.