Colchester and District Talking Newspaper

Synopsis:

CDTN records local news, drawn from the Daily Gazette, once a week.  This is distributed on casette tape to visually impaired people and via our web site onto the internet for the benefit of both local people and anybody else who should choose to access our output. Our web output can be found at www.colchestertn.org.uk/weeklynews

A monthly magazine is also produced and distributed in the same manner with the web address of www.colchestertn.org.uk/monthlymagazine

Our recording studio is located at, Room 1-604, RABButler Building, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO3 5SQ. Contact us at cdtn@essex.ac.uk

We deliver news for an area of approximately ten miles around Colchester which includes,

Berechurch, Birch, Chappel, Copford, Dedham, East Donyland, East mersea, Eight Ash green, Fordham, Great Tey, Greenstead, Highwoods, Langenhoe, Langham, Lexden, Marks Tey, Mersea Island, Messing, Mile End, Myland, Peldon, Pyfleet, Rowhedge, Shrub End, Stanway, Tiptree, West Bergholt, West Mersea, Winstree, Wivenhoe. 


Publications

This TN has 1 publications listed.

  • The Gazette

    Description:

    CDTN records local news on a Thursday evening. Our news is drawn from The Gazette which is published from Monday to Friday each week.  The recording is distributed on cassette tape, via our web site on the internet and on the Sonata Box from the British Wireless for the Blind Fund. The recordings are made for the benefit of Visually Impaired People both locally and for anybody else who should choose to access our output. Our weekly web output can be found at www.colchestertn.org.uk/weeklynews

    A monthly magazine is also produced and distributed in the same manner with the web address of www.colchestertn.org.uk/monthlymagazine

    We deliver news related to an area of approximately ten miles around Colchester which includes,

    Berechurch, Birch, Chappel, Copford, Dedham, East Donyland, East mersea, Eight Ash green, Fordham, Great Tey, Greenstead, Highwoods, Langenhoe, Langham, Lexden, Marks Tey, Mersea Island, Messing, Mile End, Myland, Peldon, Pyfleet, Rowhedge, Shrub End, Stanway, Tiptree, West Bergholt, West Mersea, Winstree, Wivenhoe.

    Publication frequency: Daily

 

Contact details

 

Contact name:

Bob Finch

Telephone:

01206 872275 (Studio)

Address:

Room CB Constable Buildings,
University Of Essex,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO4 3SQ

Website:

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