Tuesday / 11 July / 2017

London Press Club Ball 2017- book now for discounted tickets

Don’t be late…It’s on Thursday October 12 at the V&A –  tickets are limited Visit: Email: Call: 0845 450 4195
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Monday / 3 July / 2017

Former colleagues of The Evening Standard celebrate the paper’s 190th birthday.

On Wednesday  (28/6/2017) former colleagues who worked at the Evening Standard in the 60s and 70s gathered at The Humble Grape wine bar just off Fleet Street to celebrate the paper’s 190th birthday. Ex-Standard staff reminisced over landmark scoops in each of their daily seven editions, shared tales of their…
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Monday / 19 June / 2017


The Journalists’ Charity said goodbye to one of its longest serving Trustees at the charity’s AGM, held at St Bride’s Institute. Jean Morgan had served as a Trustee since 2003, but stepped down after reaching her 80th birthday. Jean was chief reporter for UK Press Gazette from 1984 until 2003…
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Friday / 16 June / 2017

Apply to become the next Journalists’ Charity social media intern.

  Are you Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn savvy and know how to boost a social media following? Apply to become the next Journalists’ Charity social media intern. We will pay £100 a month plus expenses for just two hours of your time a week. We’ll also offer you a year’s free membership to…
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Tuesday / 6 June / 2017

AGM – Wednesday June 14. 11am St. Bride’s Foundation

Trustees Annual Report 2016 : Founded 1864 as The Newspaper Press Fund Support and care for journalists and their dependants in need. Council (Trustees) Jill Palmer, Chairman Ramsay Smith, Vice Chairman Anna Botting Bill Hagerty                                         Cat Reid Chris Boffey, Treasurer (ex-Officio)   Derek Inman                                        Eamonn Rafferty                                   Elis Owen                                           …
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Thursday / 25 May / 2017


The West Midlands District annual Greyhound Racing Night will now be held at the Perry Barr Stadium in Birmingham on Saturday 14th October. The event has been switched because of the closure of the other Birmingham race track at Hall Green, which has hosted the Midlands fund-raiser since it began…
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Saturday / 20 May / 2017

An evening of remembrance at the Irish Embassy Reception : By Georgia Edkins

The chattering hushed, the drinks stopped flowing; silence hung heavy in the room as Journalists’ Charity friends and supporters remembered the victims of the Manchester terror attack at this year’s Irish Embassy reception. While the mood was perhaps more sombre than most Journalists’ Charity events, there remained an atmosphere of…
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Saturday / 20 May / 2017

Sir Ray Tindle wins Regional Press Journalists’ Charity Special Award

Roy Greenslade described him as the grand old man of local newspapers. Prince Charles says he is a legend. According to the Independent, he is “a ray of sunshine – a man making money out of local papers.” He started his first paper on a troop ship to the Far…
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Monday / 24 April / 2017

Case histories – how we have helped ( names have been altered)

The Journalists’ Charity is best known for its high quality care and retirement homes. But some of its most important work is supporting journalists and their dependents who, for many reasons, have fallen on difficult times. Each year we are spending around £450,000 helping people who were in desperate straits.…
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