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London Press Club Ball raises more than £20,000 for Journalists’ Charity at V&A

The imposing domed hall of the Victoria and Albert Museum was the stunning setting for this year’s London Press Club Ball which raised more than £20,000 for the Journalists’ Charity. Journalists, stars and editors attended the glittering annual event which was hosted by Sky’s Dermot Murnaghan – himself a long-standing ambassador for the charity ‘run by journalists for […]

The Numbers Game: How data is transforming journalism – Tuesday May 17th

From major scoops such as the Panama Papers to the growth of infographics and interactive apps, advancements in technology and wider access to data is radically shifting the modern media landscape. Join us to discuss the impact and future of data in the media with a London Press Club panel which includes Amar Singh, Chief […]

London Press Club Members get 20% off at Corinthia Hotel

Join us on Tuesday May 10th to take advantage of this fantastic offer! As part of our exciting new affiliation with Corinthia Hotel London, London Press Club members will be entitled to 20% discount in its bars and restaurants. Corinthia Hotel, just off Whitehall, is the London Press Club’s new venue for monthly social evenings […]

Post Panama – award-winning journalist Gavin Serkin on the flow of illegal money

The Panama Papers might be stirring trouble for world leaders but revelations of illicit international money flows come as little surprise to the author Gavin Serkin.  His book Frontier: Exploring the Top Ten Emerging Markets of Tomorrow, acclaimed as a ‘must read’ by the Financial Times, chronicles corruption and violence stretching from Africa to Asia […]

Dr Dennis Griffiths dedication ceremony

Many LPC members and Fleet Street executives will remember Dr Dennis Griffiths, the former chairman of the club and author, who died just before Christmas. We have organised to have a plaque placed on one of the pews near the altar at St Bride’s Church to remember him and this will be dedicated at a […]

Daily Mail and The Times win top spots at Press Club awards

The Daily Mail was crowned Daily Newspaper of the Year for the fourth time at The London Press Club Awards lunch. Other winners included The Times, which took the newly-created Weekend Newspaper of the Year award, and journalists from ITV, Sky, BuzzFeed, The Spectator, The London Evening Standard and the Mail on Sunday were honoured. The […]

Hugh Cudlipp Award for Student Journalism winner announced

A full house at the Museum of London’s Weston Theatre last night saw the Hugh Cudlipp Lecture and Hugh Cudlipp Award for Student Journalism return to the original home of the London Press Club. The evening started with a welcome from Paul Charman on behalf of the Cudlipp Trust before Jacki Davis paid tribute to her […]

Hugh Cudlipp Lecture 2016: Kevin Maguire on “essential value of journalism”

The Hugh Cudlipp Lecture came home to the London Press Club in style as Kevin Maguire delivered a passionate speech on the “essential value of journalism”. Last night’s event at the Museum of London, which was sponsored by the Daily Mirror and sold out weeks in advance, also looked to the future of the industry with […]

Migrants, Terror & the Media: Listen to the debate

This week saw a packed house at LSE’s largest auditorium for the Polis and London Press Club debate Migrants, Terror & the Media: reporting and responsibilities on the front line. Having sold out weeks in advance, those who were not able to join in person followed the debate on Twitter – and now it is available in […]

Refugee crisis – what’s the role of the media? BBC, Buzzfeed, C4, Indy & Tel panel discuss

The role media should play in the refugee crisis was a bone of contention among a top panel from broadcast, digital and print at last night’s Polis-London Press Club debate – but they were united on the need to get better at talking to people who are concerned about rising immigration. Polis director Charlie Beckett […]

2016 Awards Lunch

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