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Lily is a senior lecturer in journalism, a print/online journalist and a journalism studies researcher. She has worked in regional media for more than a decade building up a profile of print, online, photographic and video reporting. Her research interests are journalism education, regional newspapers, the conversion from print to digital journalism, social media and participation. She is also founder of regional film festival Film Northants and has a keen interest in film review.


·         Regional newspapers

·         Online journalism

·         Citizen journalism 

·         Journalism accreditation (NCTJ)

·         Film festivals

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Lily has been a reporter and feature writer for 10 years for the Wiltshire Gazette & Herald, Northampton Chronicle & Echo, Northamptonshire Telegraph, Extra Newspapers, BBC Online, Movies 1 website and Image magazine.

Lily regularly features on BBC Radio Northampton, Corby Community Radio and Inspiration FM to review films and promote Film Northants. 

Lily Canter

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