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Press Association

The PA Group is the parent company of the Press Association, the UK’s leading multimedia news and information provider and supplier of business-to-business media services.

The Press Association was founded in 1868 by a group of provincial newspaper proprietors to provide news-gathering services from around the British Isles.

Nowadays the PA Group also includes a wide variety of businesses ranging from international newswire services to weather forecasting.

More information can be found on the company’s website at

What we have written about Press Association

PA launches live blog for betting website

The Press Association has launched a live weekly sports blog for interactive betting website Blue Square. Its Saturday Commentary blog will include up-to-the-minute PA news content and photos with embedded links to Blue Square’s betting opportunities around football and other

PA strikes deal on user-generated photos

The Press Association has agreed a ‘landmark’ deal with citizen journalism service Demotix to distribute user-generated photos. It has signed a deal with Demotix to distribute its photos in the UK and Ireland, which will increase the exposure of its