Membury pupils are in our newsroom!

Children learning about how to produce a newspaper.

JUNIOR pupils from Membury Primary School, near Axminster, are today (Friday) visiting the Midweek Herald newsroom at Exeter Airport.

Teacher Chris I’Anson is leading a party of 13 children. The pupils are to contribute to a school newspaper as part of their literacy studies.

Lydia Hartnell, 11, said: “Your office is not as big as i thought it would be. I thought the printing press would be here.”

The children are watching as this story is uploaded to the website.

You may also want to watch:

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter