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WIJ Mentoring 2020 Launch at The Embassy of Ireland

We launched our 2020 mentoring scheme on February 6 at a reception for 200 guests, generously hosted by the Embassy of Ireland. The event kicked off with a speech from Adrian O’Neill, the Irish ambassador to the UK, saying, “We are delighted to host Women in Journalism here tonight to celebrate so many very talented [...]

By |2020-02-14T13:23:22+01:00February 14th, 2020|News|Comments Off on WIJ Mentoring 2020 Launch at The Embassy of Ireland

What every journalist needs to know – In Conversation with Alison Philips Write Up

Only a handful of women have edited a national newspaper in the UK, and Alison Philips, who is also WIJ deputy chair, is one of them. She talked frankly about her career path and the challenges facing women in the industry with Eleanor Mills, WIJ chair, editorial director of the Sunday Times and editor of [...]

By |2020-02-02T18:09:47+01:00January 31st, 2020|News, Past Events|Comments Off on What every journalist needs to know – In Conversation with Alison Philips Write Up

Summary: In Conversation with Cathy Newman

Women in Journalism were delighted to welcome Channel 4 News journalist, presenter and author Cathy Newman in October as the latest guest in our ‘In Conversation’ series.   The University of Westminster kindly hosted current and future journalists at an upbeat evening discussing everything from working to home life. The event took place under Chatham [...]

By |2019-10-24T12:06:25+01:00October 24th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Summary: In Conversation with Cathy Newman

WIJ Autumn Programme

Mark your calendars as WIJ's Autumn Programme is revealed! WiJ events are supported by    Women in the News: What more can be done? When: October 28th Where: Bloomberg Europeans Headquarters Time: Doors open at 17:30, panel discussion starts at 18:15 followed by drinks and networking until 20:30 Breaking the Class Ceiling:  Has journalism become [...]

By |2019-12-18T15:57:20+01:00September 2nd, 2019|Past Events|Comments Off on WIJ Autumn Programme

Trust in Journalism Conference 2019- November 14th, 10am-4pm @ Prospero House

When: 14th November 2019 Time: 10am-4pm (Followed by Drinks Reception) Where: Prospero House – 241 Borough High ST, London SE1 1GA Book: www.trustinjournalism.co.uk  WIJ  Members get a 30% discount, use the code: WOMENINJOURNALISM when booking !  After its great success in 2018, the Trust in Journalism Conference is returning at Prospero House. The theme for [...]

By |2019-10-29T13:14:20+01:00September 2nd, 2019|Events|Comments Off on Trust in Journalism Conference 2019- November 14th, 10am-4pm @ Prospero House

WIJ and Journalists’ Charity Seminar: Breaking the Class Ceiling: Has journalism become an industry for the elite? And what can be done about it?

When: November 19th Where: Level 39, Reach, One Canada Sq, E 14 5AP Time : Doors open at 6:30pm, Aiming for a 7pm start Tickets : £10 WiJ members  :  £15 Non Member Students £5. Limited  free places for current students at  University of Westminster, City and London College of Communications (plus booking fee) Book [...]

By |2019-12-18T15:57:55+01:00September 2nd, 2019|Past Events|Comments Off on WIJ and Journalists’ Charity Seminar: Breaking the Class Ceiling: Has journalism become an industry for the elite? And what can be done about it?

WIJ Christmas Party – December 9th, 7pm-9pm

Jingle all the way down to News UK for WIJ'S Annual Christmas Party! When: December 9th Time: 7pm to 9pm Where: News Uk Members : £15 Non members :£25.00 Students ( who are members ) £10.00 Book HERE ** plus Event brite booking fee    

By |2019-12-18T15:58:53+01:00September 2nd, 2019|Past Events|Comments Off on WIJ Christmas Party – December 9th, 7pm-9pm

Journalist’s Carols – December 16th, 6pm @ St. Brides Church

St. Brides Carols Everyone is welcome to gather at St. Brides Church for an evening of carols and Christmas treats all in aid  of the Journalists' Charity     When:December 16th Where: St.Brides Church Time: Doors Open at 6

By |2019-12-18T16:06:52+01:00September 2nd, 2019|Past Events|Comments Off on Journalist’s Carols – December 16th, 6pm @ St. Brides Church