Katie Vickery, 21, Journalism Student

University of Lincoln


Self-operating radio presenter Siren FM 2012-present

Introduction to Radio Operations Course BBC Academy January 2016

Shadowed Huw Stephens Radio 1 March 2016

Shadowed Broadcast Journalists Radio Lincolnshire April 2016

Lifestyle Writer The Linc 2016-2017 (portfolio)

Work Experience, assisting editors, producers, and helping with bulletins BBC Radio Manchester April 2017

Writer The Daily Touch 2017-2018

Work Experience, production journalist, Lincolnshire Echo June 2017


60 words per minute Shorthand Certificate NCTJ March 2017

80 words per minute Shorthand Certificate NCTJ December 2017

Links to published work 

Student midwives collection bras for refugees

New gin bar opening in Sleaford

Vintage clothing shop to open in Sleaford

Man’s ear bitten by thieves

University of Lincoln creates petition against Walk-in Centre closure

Dad cycles from Ipswich to Glasgow to raise money for severely disabled daughter’s school

Porche window smashed with paving slab

Popular obstacle course set to close

Property of the week – 13th June

20 things you need to experience before you leave the University of Lincoln

15 ways to make the most of your revision break

The secret to successful group work

Spooky treats to make this Halloween