Friday / 17 May / 2019

Journalist Lyra McKee honoured with posthumous award for outstanding commitment and contribution to journalism

Journalist Lyra McKee, who was murdered by republican terrorists while reporting on rioting in Northern Ireland last month, was today honoured by the Journalists’ Charity for her ‘outstanding commitment and contribution to journalism’. The charity’s special award was presented to Lyra’s mother, Mrs Joan McKee, and her sister, Mrs Nichola…
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Saturday / 11 May / 2019

Annual General Meeting

  The Annual General Meeting of the members of the Charity was held in the Salisbury Room, St Bride Institute, Bride Lane, off Fleet Street, London, EC4Y 8EQ on 22nd May 2019 at 12.45 pm.
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Wednesday / 3 April / 2019

This year’s Journalists’ Charity award goes to photographer Paul Conroy.

Watch Paul receive his award HERE  Seven years ago Syrian Government forces deliberately shelled a makeshift media centre from where Paul and the renowned war reporter Marie Colvin were reporting the battle of Homs for the Sunday Times. Colvin and a French photographer, a friend of Paul’s, were killed outright.…
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Monday / 1 April / 2019

Former BBC journalist and TV executive appointed CEO of the Journalists’ Charity.

The Journalists’ Charity today  ( 1/4/19) announced the appointment of former BBC journalist and TV controller, James Brindle, as the charity’s new chief executive officer. James brings to the role a wealth of industry insight with operational and management experience in television, radio and digital Media across the UK. He…
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Friday / 29 March / 2019

David IIott retires as Director of our Charity

David joined the charity as Deputy Director on 25th March 1997 and upon the retirement of Peter Evans, the then Director, took over as Director and Secretary effective in January 2000. There have been a number of significant changes to the law surrounding charities during this time and as well as the public…
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Sunday / 24 March / 2019

Media Wales reporter scoops top honours at 2019 Journalists’ Charity Wales Media Awards

Media Wales reporter Will Hayward scooped the top honours at the 2019 Journalists’ Charity Wales Media Awards last night (Friday 22 March). He won Newspaper Journalist of the Year as well as the coveted overall Journalist of the Year title for a varied portfolio of work which the judges said displayed…
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