In Conversation with Les Hinton

Posted by - April 26, 2018

Join us on Wednesday May 30th at 6.30pm for an opportunity to hear direct from the man who spent five decades working for Rupert Murdoch’s companies across the world. Les Hinton will be speaking to Chris Roycroft-Davis about his life, career and his new memoir – The Bootle Boy: an untidy life in news – at

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Shortlist announced for Press Club Awards

Posted by - April 9, 2018

The London Press Club today announces the shortlist for its annual Awards.  The Awards will be presented at the London Press Club Awards Lunch on Tuesday 1 May at Stationers’ Hall, Ave Maria Lane, London, EC4M 7DD. The shortlist details for the Awards categories are: Business Journalist of the Year (Sponsored by eToro) Iain Dey, The

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Press Club Awards Lunch 2018

Posted by - March 27, 2018

This year’s London Press Club Awards will be held at the Worshipful Company of Stationers’ and Newspaper Makers’ Hall near St Paul’s on May 1st. EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT ENDS MARCH 31ST The Awards will once again honour a household name who will receive the Londoner of the Year Award.  Last year, Editors and senior executives

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Is Your Job Making You Ill?

Posted by - January 29, 2018

The London Press Club is hosting an exclusive in conversation evening with Dr Ellie Cannon on her new book ‘Is your job making you ill – How to survive and thrive when it happens to you ’ interviewed by BBC news presenter Samantha Simmonds. Dr Ellie Cannon is best known for her weekly health column

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First Drinks Social of 2018 at a BRAND NEW VENUE

Posted by - January 29, 2018

The Press Club’s first social gathering of 2018 will be held at a new regular venue – The Hyatt Regency Churchill Hotel in Portman Square. Date: Monday 5th February; Time: 6.30pm; Location: 30 Portman Square, Marylebone, London W1H 7BH. Click here for a map. Be sure to be among the first to turn up –

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Do Women Journalists have equal opportunities and pay?

Posted by - January 8, 2018

The hot media subject for 2018 “Do women journalists have equal opportunities and pay?” is the subject of the latest London Press Club Debate. Chaired by columnist and broadcaster Anne McElvoy, the debate is being held in association with the Society of Editors, Women in Journalism and the Stationers & Newspapermakers livery company. On the

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Chairman’s Review of 2017

Posted by - December 30, 2017

This year was never going to be a quiet one! It began with the cheers of the Trump team and the Brexit campaigners still ringing in our ears … but no one, especially the pundits, predicted that the news agenda could scale even greater heights of revelations during 2017. The awfulness of the terror attacks,

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James Harding to give 2018 Cudlipp Lecture

Posted by - December 1, 2017

Former editor of The Times and Head of News at the BBC James Harding has been named as the Hugh Cudlipp Lecturer 2018. By the time James delivers his lecture, this year to be delivered at a prestigious new venue – The British Library on March 21, 2018 – he will have left the BBC.

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Pre-Christmas Events

Posted by - November 28, 2017

Time is now running out to join the Press Club for some pre-Christmas festivities. The Long Lunch 2017  – Join us on December 1 at The Punch Tavern Last year, the London Press Club hosted a special event to commemorate the historic ‘Long Lunches’ of the old Fleet Street. It proved so popular that we’re

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