NUJ Press & PR


NUJ PR & Communications branch
c/o NUJ HQ 72 Acton Street, London, WC1X 9NB.
0207843 3700.

PR & Communications Branch Organiser: Fiona Swarbrick 0207 843 3729
to be confirmed.
Chair: John Millington

Vice Chair: Debbie Cavaldoro

Branch Secretary: Natasha Wright

Branch Treasurer: Carmel McHenry

Auditors: Charles Harkness & Barry White

Newsletter Editor: Vacant

Branch Web Managers: Mick Holder & Barry White

Branch Equality Officer: Shumon Ali-Rahman

Welfare Officer Natasha Wright

DM Convenor Anita Halpin

Sector NEC member: Sian Jones

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Branch meetings

Venue NUJ HQ Headland House, 72 Acton Street, London, WC1 9 NB. The building is fully accessible. The nearest tube/station is King's Cross/St Pancras International.

Meetings 2019: 2nd Wednesday in the month 6.30pm. Next meeting Wednesday 8 May NUJ HQ, Headland House, 72 Acton Street, Kings Cross, London WC1.


Government to train public sector comms troops for battle in escalating disinformation war
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Whitehall is to train comms professionals across the public sector to combat disinformation after the executive director of the Government Communications Service, Alex Aiken, warned that the problem poses a growing threat to democracy.
Gender pay gap, ethnic diversity plummet as mental ill-health rises in PR - CIPR's State of the profession
Wednesday, April 03, 2019
Mental health, diversity and inclusion continue to be problems for the PR industry, according to new CIPR research released this month.
'Dangerous Comms Act': Government regulation of PR industry would be unworkable
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
"Why is PR obsessed with being a profession?" ran a recent debate on Twitter, together with a discussion of the requirements of achieving formally recognised status.
Top oil firms spending millions lobbying to block climate change policies, says report
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Ad campaigns hide investment in a huge expansion of oil and gas extraction, says InfluenceMap
Greens demand ExxonMobil lobbyists be removed from European parliament
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Greens in the European Parliament have demanded that access badges of ExxonMobil lobbyists be removed.