Jasper Takes Journalism Honour

A student at the Scottish Centre for Journalism Studies has taken one of the top prizes at arguably the UK’s most prestigious student journalism competitions.

Jasper Hamill has been named Student Interviewer of the Year at the Press Gazette Student Journalism Awards.

The 26 year-old took the prize for an interview with El Hadi Abdullah Abudafair, chair of the Sudan Liberation Movement in Britain, and who has fled widespread abuse and violence in Darfur.