15th February 2012, 11:04am
Key witness from Leveson inquiry to debate Hackgate with other top journalists
Richard Peppiatt Richard Peppiatt, who resigned from his journalist position on the Daily Star in protest at its Islamophobia and who has provided dramatic evidence to the Leveson inquiry, will be at the University of Lincoln next Monday for a public debate.

“Beyond Hackgate: What are the priorities now for the media as a whole?” will bring together Richard Peppiatt, who is now a media ethics campaigner, Steven Barnett, Professor of Communications at Westminster University and prominent writer and broadcaster, Glenda Cooper, top Fleet Street writer and Lincoln’s own Professor Brian Winston.

The debate starts promptly at 6.15 pm in the Cargill Lecture Theatre at the University’s Brayford Campus. It is free and all are welcome to attend.

It is part of the School of Journalism’s “Journalists Speak Out on Journalism” series. For more in the series, see here: http://www.lincoln.ac.uk/home/campuslife/whatson/eventsconferences/
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