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Kay Sinclair

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Dunedin New Zealand
Court Reporter, Otago Daily Times
As seen in: New Zealand Herald
Covers:  trials, district court, high court, court

Long time Otago Daily Times, NZ Court Reporter. Covers High and District Court trials in Dunedin. Views my own by proxy.

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Biography

From 1975, initially worked in general reporting, interviewing the likes of the late Stratford Johns, Derek Nimmo, Harry Secombe and members of the Royal Shakespeare Company. Since 1980 has focused on Court Reporting at the Dunedin High and District Courts. In that time has covered many, in some ...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Dunedin Evening Star reporter

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, and hand wrote most of my early copy in long hand.

How is social media changing news?

There is more demand from the public for immediacy. Today's news is tomorrow's fish and chip wrapper is ever more pertinent.