Paris: Charlie Hebdo

January 27, 2018records

Twelve people were murdered in the attack in January 2015 on the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a satirical magazine based in Paris.  The following day a policewoman was shot dead and the day after that four shoppers in a Jewish supermarket were killed.  On the day of the first shootings I was sent out to … Read More

Ebola – How To Cover A Story Without Reporters

January 27, 2018records

The outbreak of Ebola in West Africa in 2014 was a logistical nightmare for medics to tackle.  It took a year for wide scale deployment of teams on the ground because of the need to keep people safe.  For journalists it posed a host of new problems. Ebola, as you’ll be aware, is easily spread … Read More