IPSO’s Sir Alan Moses supports robust journalism

Posted by - April 5, 2016

Sir Alan Moses, chair of IPSO, rejected the idea of “a defensive press” and championed the cause of robust, “edited journalism” over “the unedited flatulence of the troll online” in his keynote speech at this year’s London Press Club Awards lunch. Was “all fair and dandy in the world of press behaviour?” he asked several

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Hugh Cudlipp Award for Student Journalism winner announced

Posted by - March 2, 2016

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

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Migrants, Terror & the Media: Listen to the debate

Posted by - February 13, 2016

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

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Fortnight left to enter Hugh Cudlipp Award for Student Journalism

Posted by - January 18, 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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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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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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