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Brighton takes top honours

BT saluted the cream of the regional media at the 1999 BT Southern Home Counties Press and Broadcast Awards presentation lunch held at the Gatwick Renaissance Hotel, Surrey. Announcing the winners, Roger Broad, BT strategy and development (Southern UK), told

Daily Journalist of the Yearaward shared for first time

One of the top awards in Scottish journalism has been shared for the first time. Allan Caldwell, of the Glasgow Evening Times, and Robert McNeil, of The Scotsman, were today jointly named Daily News Journalist off the Year in the

Raft of new appointments as agency continues to grow

Former Yorkshire Post editor Tony Watson has been appointed editorial director of The Press Association. In the newly created role the former regional press journalist, who joined the news agency last year as head of business development, will be responsible

Press Association to expand its offering

The Press Association is launching an initiative to expand its services to the news media in Ireland. A new bureau is to be opened in Dublin in addition to the agency’s Belfast office, with extra journalists being recruited to strengthen

Government shake-up will see publishing training body close

The publishing industry is to lose the body which oversees its training and development, as part of a Government shake-up. The Publishing National Training Organisation represents the interests and helps meet the training needs of national and regional newspapers, magazines,

Society's next president prepares for office

Jonathan Grun, editor of the Press Association, is set to succeed Liz Page as the Society of Editors president for 2002-3. Currently vice president, Jonathan will address the Society’s annual meeting in York next month, where members are due to

Editors look ahead to October date

More top names from national and regional newspapers have joined the list of speakers at the York conference of the Society of Editors in October. Tim Bowdler, president of the Newspaper Society, will give the Society of Editors Lecture at

Next VP is lined up

Jonathan Grun, the editor of PA News, has been nominated as vice president of the Society of Editors. The board unanimously approved a proposal by current vice president Liz Page. She said Grun would be an excellent choice both because

New member needed

The Society of Editors is looking for a new board member to replace Neil Fowler, who will shortly complete his term on the board. Mr Fowler, editor of the Western Mail, will retire as immediate past president at the AGM

Here is the news- Editors' topical agenda

The BBC’s decision to move its main news to 10pm is likely to come up for discussion this month at the Society of Editors annual conference. Top name speakers from the media, politics and other organisationsare lined up for the

Journalist Dodd is called to the Bar

Press Association media law specialist Mike Dodd has qualified as a barrister and been called to the Bar at Middle Temple. Mike, (55), who has been a journalist for 36 years, studied part-time for his law degree at Thames Valley