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Broadcast Journalism, 5th Edition by Andrew Boyd

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GLOSSARY

Actuality   Interviews or sounds recorded on location.

Agency copy   Story received from a news agency.

Analogue recording   Where sound and/or pictures are recorded directly onto a recording medium (without being digitally encoded).

Anchor (US)   Newscaster fronting a major news programme.

And finally   See Tailpiece.

Angle   An item of information in a news story that a journalist chooses to emphasize. It may be a new angle, giving the latest development in a story, or a local angle, emphasizing the point of relevance of that story to a local audience.

Archive   File in which previously broadcast material is stored, possibly with clippings and background material.

Aston   Brand name for a type of electronic caption generator.

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