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(More) Wimbledon, pensions, Greece riots, & DSK

for the week ending Sun 3 July 2011
  • Greece, pensions strikes and DSK grip headlines
  • Wimbledon courts attention on back pages
  • Bombs in Nigeria, and pharmacy drug shortages, covered little

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Covered lots

  • Week two at Wimbledon , with Novak Djokovic winning the men's and Petra Kvitová winning the women's finals, each for the first time, 1,331 articles
  • The public sector pension strikes last Thursday, with 750,000 reportedly not going to work and over 3,000 schools closing in England and Wales, 254 articles
  • Greece's financial crisis, with clashes between protesters and riot police in Athens as Greek parliament votes in favour of austerity measures, 145 articles
  • Dominique Strauss-Kahn released without bail, as the case of sexual assault against him nearly collapsed, 135 articles

Covered little

  • The start of the FIFA Women's world cup , 17 articles
  • Moroccans vote in referendum for constitutional reforms to limit the monarchy's power, 12 articles
  • The trial of the four surviving Khmer Rouge trial leaders begins in Cambodia, 10 articles
  • A series of bomb attacks on bars in Nigeria by suspected Islamist militants, with at least 30 reported dead, 4 articles
  • Drug shortages in pharmacies, 'putting lives at risk', 1 article

Political ups and downs (top ten by number of articles)

Celebrity vs serious

Arab spring (countries & current leaders)

Who wrote a lot about...'pensions'

Polly Curtis - 8 articles (The Guardian), Andrew Sparrow - 7 articles (The Guardian), Jason Beattie - 6 articles (The Mirror), Andrew Grice - 6 articles (The Independent), Patrick Wintour - 5 articles (The Guardian), Kevin Schofield - 5 articles (The Sun), Macer Hall - 5 articles (The Express)

Long form journalism

Journalists who have updated their profile

Andrew Gregory has been a staff reporter on the Daily Mirror since 2009, having taken part in the Mirror Group’s Graduate Trainee programme. He has been shortlisted for numerous awards, including the British Press Award for Scoop of the Year in 2011 and for Young Journalist of the Year in 2009. Follow @andrew_gregory

Dominique Blake is a broadcast journalist at the BBC covering South East Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. Listen to Dominic's radio reports at http://audioboo.fm/dhblake Follow Dominic on Twitter @dhblake

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(posted by Camilla Schick & Lucy Snow on Tue 5 July 2011)