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

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 from May 2018

New 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 2018: Wednesdays 6.30pm 10 January (AGM). 14 February (Conference business). No meeting in March. 11 April (including pre- Delegate Meeting matters) 9 May (including report back from the Delegate Meeting) 13 June, 11 July, 12 September 10 October and 14 November. Meetings at NUJ HQ, Headland House, 72 Acton Street, Kings Cross, London WC1.


NEW So, you want my job? PR apprentice at the City of London Corporation
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Do you fancy Elhaam Sahebdin's job as PR apprentice at the City of London?
NEW Not to be missed - The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists - 7 November.
Thursday, October 11, 2018
A One Man Magic Show by Neil Gore based on the Novel by Robert Tressell.
What is a career in public sector PR?
Thursday, October 04, 2018
Public sector public relations may not promise the highest financial rewards but does offer opportunities for alignment to the causes and objectives it aims to serve. Find out what the challenges are and how to land a job.
Thurrock Council loses second accuracy complaint against newspaper whose editor it has ‘blacklisted’
Friday, August 31, 2018
An Essex council has lost a second accuracy complaint against a local newspaper in the space of a month, shortly after “blacklisting” its editor over what it claims is his “vexatious and unreasonable” actions.
PR people aren't defense lawyers
Saturday, August 04, 2018
Ethical considerations should underpin all credible PR practice - not everyone deserves PR representation and black ops should not be part of the communications playbook.