Subject guides

Journalism involves explaining the world around us - whether it’s politics, business, the Royal Family or EU. In this section of the College of Journalism website, some of the BBC’s most senior journalists offer insights, tips and advice on covering their subject areas. Video and text reports include business editor Robert Peston revealing what he thinks makes the best business journalism and political editor Nick Robinson sharing a day in his life reporting Westminster politics.

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