March 1: The 2016 Hugh Cudlipp Lecture

Posted by - January 14, 2016

Booking is now open for the 2016 Hugh Cudlipp Lecture. You are invited to join the Cudlipp Trust, the London Press Club and the Daily Mirror at the Museum of London on March 1 6.30pm for 7pm, to hear Kevin Maguire’s talk The New Era of Pride in Journalism. The lecture will be held in the museum’s Weston

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February 2: First-Tuesday drinks with Gorkana

Posted by - January 10, 2016

Join us on February 2 at the Frontline Club (13 Norfolk Place, W2 1QJ) for our next monthly, first-Tuesday social evening. After record attendance for London Press Club events the drinks are the first diary of a 2016, with three major debates to follow later in January and February. We revived the monthly social evening in October 2014, to immediate success with

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One month to go for Hugh Cudlipp Award for Student Journalism entries

Posted by - January 6, 2016

Entries for the 2016 Hugh Cudlipp Award for Student Journalism are being accepted until Monday February 1, with the winner of the £1,000 prize to be announced a month later at the Hugh Cudlipp Lecture at the Museum of London. Each year the prize is given to a student who has made an outstanding contribution to

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Last chance to reserve a place for sports journalism event

Posted by - November 4, 2015

Next Tuesday (November 10) a panel representing the best in broadcast, digital and print sports reporting will come together to discuss their routes into this sought-after sector – as well as looking at how well the industry represents modern Britain in terms of diversity. The London Press Club has joined with Media Diversified and the

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Media diversity event next week

Posted by - April 16, 2015

The London Press Club is proud to be joining with Media Diversified and ESI Media next Tuesday (April 21) to co-host the launch of the new Media Diversified Directory, a searchable and managed database of BAME experts and professionals from a variety of fields, all of whom have experience in media settings. The launch will be marked

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Do we get the politicians we deserve?

Posted by - March 19, 2015

March 30 see the dissolution of Parliament and the beginning of the ‘short campaign’ for May’s General Election. On March 31 the London Press Club joins with City University to ask:Do we get the politicians we deserve?  The debate, to be held at the university’s St John Street campus on Tuesday March 31 at 6.30pm, will

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November 4: monthly Press Club drinks at the Frontline Club

Posted by - October 10, 2014

After a packed house for the first of our new first-Tuesday monthly drinks evenings at Paddington’s Frontline Club, join us from 6.30pm on November 4 for another informal evening for journalists and other media professionals, with a pay bar and the kind support of Gorkana.

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London Press Club Awards nominations revealed

Posted by - May 6, 2014

Celebrating the best of journalism across print, online and broadcast media, the shortlists have been announced for this year’s London Press Club Awards, which take place on May 21. The Guardian leads the way with nominations in three categories, including the flagship Daily Newspaper of the Year, where it faces competition from the Daily Mail

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Obituary: Charlie Harris

Posted by - January 7, 2014

Charlie Harris, the President of the Chartered Institute of Journalists, who has been described as “part of the bedrock of British journalism”, died on January 4.  A long-standing London Press Club member, Charlie, 60, had been suffering from advanced bowel and liver cancer and had been admitted to the St Luke’s Hospice, Harrow, just after

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The London Grill Club 2014

Posted by - December 23, 2013

Two well-known MPs – Andrew Mitchell and George Galloway – are the first guests in the London Grill Club’s 2014 programme. Tickets are available for the event on 20th January with Andrew Mitchell and on 12th February with George Galloway. Both events take place at the Adam Street Club at 12.15pm. Lunch, as ever, will

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