Media: Talk of the Trade: British Journalism Review

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The Independent Online
TWO senior BBC women - Jenny Abramsky, head of radio news and current affairs, and Polly Toynbee, social affairs editor - are among new recruits to the editorial board of the quarterly British Journalism Review, now under the chairmanship of another BBC star, Robin Lustig, of Radio 4's The World Tonight. Other new members of the beefed-up board include the former Daily Mirror editor Roy Greenslade, the independent television producer Claudia Milne, Victoria Brittain, of the Guardian, and Michael Leapman, contributor to this page. Geoffrey Goodman, former industrial editor of the Daily Mirror, remains as editor.