Thursday / 20 April / 2017

Victims or Villains – Is the Freedom of the Press under threat? Special debate at Cardiff University Wednesday 24th May

Entry is free so please book your ticket early  Will the possible implementation of Section 40 of the Crime and Courts Act pose a threat to the Freedom of the Press, or will it , at last, provide an opportunity for those wronged  by the media to find justice. The…
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Tuesday / 11 April / 2017

Message from Jill Palmer – Chairman, Journalists’ Charity

I am proud and delighted to have been elected Chairman of the Journalists’ Charity, a post I took over in January. We continue to provide grants and other financial assistance in the region of £350,000 a year. We offer care in our nursing home, Pickering House, and homes in our…
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Saturday / 1 April / 2017

Journalists’ Charity Wales Media Awards 2017 – over £7000 raised

Veteran Welsh broadcaster Vincent Kane has been awarded the Outstanding Contribution Award at the Wales Media Awards at a glittering ceremony which saw ITV Cymru Wales reporter Rob Osbourne take the Journalist of the Year title. Vincent Kane, the journalist and presenter whose face and voice have been a familiar…
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Monday / 20 March / 2017

The Journalists’ Charity reception at the Embassy of Ireland will be held this year on Tuesday May 23rd.

Described as one of the best parties in town, the reception will be hosted by Ireland’s Ambassador to the UK Dan Mulhall, who has been a strong supporter of the charity since taking up his appointment in London in 2013. As has become a tradition, a senior member of the…
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Sunday / 19 March / 2017

How to be an Intern seminar.

  The Journalists’ Charity  joined forces with Women in Journalism and the Journalism department at  City, University of London on 16 March to present an event on how to be an intern. The panellists were Aidan McGurran, Managing Editor at Mirror Group Newspapers, Helen Lewis, WIJ Deputy chair and New Statesman Deputy…
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Wednesday / 8 March / 2017

Annual Press Ball organised by the Journalists’ Charity Scotland

A PRIVATE box for eight at the Royal Albert Hall, business class return flights to New York and cases of Champagne were among the prizes handed to winning guests at the annual Press Ball organised by the Journalists’ Charity Scotland on Saturday March 4th. Almost 300 journalists, PRs and business…
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Friday / 24 February / 2017

The Glasgow Press Ball 2017

Will be held on March 4 at the Radisson Hotel, Argyle Street, Glasgow-  pictures and write up coming soon Enquiries :
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Tuesday / 24 January / 2017

Gorkana Group sponsors the charity’s special award at the National Press Awards

The Journalists’ Charity exists to support journalists – and has been doing that for the last 150 years plus. This year, the charity is delighted to recognise the efforts of someone who shares its ethos of supporting journalists and journalism. The winner of this year’s Journalists’ Charity Award is not…
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Monday / 28 November / 2016

Carol service sings goodbye to Chair of Journalists’ Charity and provides solace in turbulent times By Georgia Edkins

St Bride’s Church watches over Fleet Street, fondly remembering down-to-the-knuckle deadlines, snuck pints in the Old Bell and stories to set the world alight. The Journalists’ Charity Christmas Carol service is always as joyous as it is cathartic. Following a year of uncertainty and monumental change in our industry, this…
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