‘Inspirational’ forum on Women in the Media

Posted by - November 20, 2013

    “What is there to worry about, if you look at this panel and their achievements in the media?” asked chair Anne McElvoy at the start of the London Press Club Women in the Media forum, citing the three leading editors and British television’s longest-serving newsreader sat beside her. But, as she quickly acknowledged,

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“People need news” – David Dinsmore

Posted by - November 5, 2013

There is a future for the newspaper industry as “people don’t want news – they need it”, David Dinsmore, editor of The Sun, told a London Press Club event on November 5th. Speaking in one of his first public appearances since being appointed editor of the UK’s most-read newspaper, Dinsmore was interviewed by the BBC’s

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‘Change the law to save investigative journalism’ say experts

Posted by - October 23, 2013

Change in the law is the top priority in ensuring a future for investigative journalism, a panel of industry experts has argued at a London Press Club and YouGov debate. The event, chaired by Andrew Neil, brought together leading investigative journalists Andrew Gilligan, Tom Bower, Heather Brooke and Tom Harper, as well as Guardian editor

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400 journalists in the Royal Courts…raising £000s for charity

Posted by - October 11, 2013

More than 400 journalists came together in the magnificent splendor of the Royal Courts of Justice hall for the 2013 London Press Club Ball. Television presenter Kate Silverton and radio personality Nick Ferrari helped the audience that included editors, journalists and media agencies and supporters raise more than £30,000 for the Journalists’ Charity. X-factor runner

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2013 Award winners

Posted by - June 12, 2013

Today (22nd May 2013) the following were revealed as this year’s winners of the London Press Club Awards. For more information, check out our special feature on the 2013 Awards here. Broadcast Journalist of the Year John Humphrys (Today Programme, BBC Radio 4) Business Journalist of the Year Tom Bergin (Reuters) Scoop of the Year

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