Category Archives: The Voice Online

  • Baroness Doreen Lawrence receives honorary degree from the University of Cambridge

    Baroness Doreen Lawrence receives honorary degree from the University of Cambridge

    Image Text: HONOURED: Baroness Doreen Lawrence SOCIAL JUSTICE campaigner Baroness Doreen Lawrence was the recipient of a 2019 honorary degree from the University of Cambridge on Wednesday (Jun 19) in recognition for her contributions to wider society. Speaking at the ceremony, Baroness Lawrence said: “I am honoured to receive…

  • Bon voyage to the Girlz

    Bon voyage to the Girlz

    Image Text: HAPPY DAYS: Havana Solaun HAVANA SOLAUN, a second-half substitute, slotted home Jamaica’s inaugural FIFA Women’s World Cup finals goal. But Solaun’s 49th-minute strike at the Stade des Alpes in Grenoble on Monday night was the Reggae Girlz’ parting shot from the tournament. The goal was scant reward…

  • Belgrade Theatre announces Creative Leads for 2021

    Belgrade Theatre announces Creative Leads for 2021

    Image Text: CREATIVE LEADS: From left to right, Chenine Bhathena, Balisha Karra, Corey Campbell, Justine Themen and Hamish Glen (Image: Nicola Young) THE BELGRADE Theatre Coventry has announced the appointment of Corey Campbell, Balisha Karra and Justine Themen as the three creative leads who will oversee its producing programme…

  • Dawn Walton steps down from role

    Dawn Walton steps down from role

    Image Text: STEPPING DOWN: Dawn Walton DAWN WALTON, founder, chief executive and artistic director of the UK’s foremost black-led production company, Eclipse Theatre, will step down following a hugely successful decade at the company. Walton established Sheffield-based Eclipse in 2010. Frustrated and motivated in equal measure by the lack…

  • Orgill becomes Jamaica's shooting star

    Orgill becomes Jamaica’s shooting star

    Image Text: SUCCESS: Reggae Boyz DEVER ORGILL’S opening half brace helped Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz kick off their CONCACAF Gold Cup campaign in style, thrilling the home fans with their nail-biting 3-2 triumph on Monday (Jun 17). The explosive Orgill, who outshone the much lauded debutant Leon Bailey, made Kingston’s…

  • How you can get your show on Channel 5

    How you can get your show on Channel 5

    Image Text: OPENING DOORS: Simone Pennant CHANNEL 5 has today announced a new initiative to encourage more BAME-owned and managed independent production companies to work with them. In partnership with Simone Pennant MBE, founder of The TV Collective, the programme supports the channel’s ambition to create a slate of…

  • Is this the next part of the digital revolution?

    Is this the next part of the digital revolution?

    THE DIGITAL age has revolutionised the way we work: With the flexibility afforded by the internet, remote employment is on the increase as more of the global workforce ditch the daily commute in favour of a short stumble into the home office. The ability to work in their pyjamas…