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+00:00October 24th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Summary: In Conversation with Cathy Newman

4 tips to nail your social media strategy

Even for the most tech savvy of us, getting the most out of social media can be a thankless task. Which networks should you use? How long should you spend on them? Just how many followers is really enough? Jem Collins, founder of Journo Resources, runs through the four key areas to think about when [...]

By |2019-07-29T17:35:55+00:00July 29th, 2019|News, Past Events|Comments Off on 4 tips to nail your social media strategy

Eve wins top prize at the London Press Club Ball 2019

Eve Pollard is a Fleet Street legend, one of the very first women to edit a national newspaper, she topped being editor of the Sunday Mirror by editing the Sunday Express. Throughout her incredible career - starting  at Honey magazine, launching Elle in the US, being an editor, not to mention her forays into dress [...]

By |2019-06-11T10:15:55+00:00June 8th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Eve wins top prize at the London Press Club Ball 2019

Georgina Henry Award 2019 winner

Winners :Olivia Crellin (left) and Laura Garcia  Press Pad is  a website which links young people wanting to do work experience in the capital with journalists who can offer a spare room. Current interning practices exclude those who cannot come and work in London for free for a couple of weeks ie the vast majority [...]

By |2019-04-04T17:13:52+00:00April 3rd, 2019|News|Comments Off on Georgina Henry Award 2019 winner

YTL Hotels in The UK

YTL Hotels in The UK The Elite Whisky Experience at The Glasshouse, Edinburgh YTL Hotels’ five-star luxury hotel, located in the heart of Edinburgh, The Glasshouse invites guests to sample a selection of Scotland’s best whiskies with a two-night Elite Whisky Experience. Undoubtedly one of the UK’s most popular destinations for enjoying a dram or [...]

By |2019-04-09T17:02:08+00:00March 21st, 2019|News|Comments Off on YTL Hotels in The UK

Once again the Georgina Henry Prize, awarded by Women in Journalism for digital innovation by a woman, had a strong field of entries.

Our shortlist reflects the challenges that our entire industry faces This award is sponsored by  Olivia Crellin  Press Pad is  a website which links young people wanting to do work experience in the capital with journalists who can offer a spare room. Current interning practices exclude those who cannot come and work in London for [...]

By |2019-03-12T10:57:16+00:00March 12th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Once again the Georgina Henry Prize, awarded by Women in Journalism for digital innovation by a woman, had a strong field of entries.

Meet the Women at Westminster 

Henrik Pedersen, CEO, ABP; Eleanor Mills ,Chair WIJ; Rt . Hon Amber Rudd MP & Nusrat Ghani MP A huge thank you to everyone who attended our Women in Westminster event on 27 February and helped to make it such a special occasion. The weather couldn’t have been more different to last year as we swapped [...]

By |2019-03-18T15:33:52+00:00March 6th, 2019|News, Past Events|Comments Off on Meet the Women at Westminster 

WiJ Panel discussion: What is data journalism and why it matters. Write up by Barbara Rowlands

Threadneedle Hotel in the City Panel Leila Haddou, data journalism editor for The Times and The Sunday Times @LeilaHaddou Aleksandra Wisniewska, visual projects editor at The Financial Times @Alekswis Sophie Warnes, senior data journalist at the Office of National Statistics and author of a weekly data round up, Fair Warning @SophieWarnes Taneth Evans, head of [...]

By |2019-04-04T12:07:47+00:00January 31st, 2019|News, Past Events|Comments Off on WiJ Panel discussion: What is data journalism and why it matters. Write up by Barbara Rowlands

Mentoring Scheme Guidance – By Eleanor Mills

Thank you so much for agreeing to be a mentor on our Women in Journalism scheme - we all believe that we need more women in the higher echelons of Journalism, this scheme, now in its third year, is really making a difference. Well done for helping the next generation. For both mentor and mentor [...]

By |2018-12-20T10:32:35+00:00December 18th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Mentoring Scheme Guidance – By Eleanor Mills

Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation  2019 – deadline extended until February 22 midnight

Women in Journalism has announced its 5th annual journalism Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation to be presented at the prestigious National Press Awards sponsored by WIGGIN LLP. (April 2, London Lancaster ) The prizes (£4,000 in total) will be used to support an initiative by the applicant. Applicants can be any age, working in either print or multimedia.  The winner [...]

By |2019-02-20T11:24:23+00:00December 13th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation  2019 – deadline extended until February 22 midnight