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The City of London Livery Company for the Communications and Content Industries

LATEST NEWS


July 2020

News  from BOSS.

News from BOSS.

6 JULY 2020

Freeman Amy Hutchinson, CEO of BOSS, has brought these two really useful Covid-19 tools to our attention.

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Values in Publishing - Virtual Event 1 July 2020

Values in Publishing - Virtual Event 1 July 2020

6 JULY 2020

There is a widespread determination that a better society should emerge from the horrors of the first half of 2020. How is that determination expressed in the publishing industry? How can publishing reflect and embody the diversity of our society?

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LivCom Literary Cocktail Hour

LivCom Literary Cocktail Hour

2 JULY 2020

The Livery Committee presented Liveryman Peter Day in conversation with Past Master Christopher McKane about his book  ‘The Thunderer: The Life and Times of John Walter II’ plus hiscareer at The Times on 17 June 2020 via Zoom. 

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June 2020

Membership Survey

Membership Survey

30 JUNE 2020

The Marketing Advisory Committee have been working under the guidance of Liveryman Sir Robert Worcester (founder of MORI which was sold to the French research company Ipsos to become Ipsos MORI) on a survey of the membership. 

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Stationers’ Poetry Book Society's final poetry selection for the Stationers' Company

Stationers’ Poetry Book Society's final poetry selection for the Stationers' Company

30 JUNE 2020

Here are the final poems from the Poetry Book Society in their series of locked down suggestions. Thank you to Liveryman Ian Grant for liaising with them and to Alice Mullen of the Poetry Book Society for her selections. Members should log in to  their own area of the website to read them and details of a special Members' offer. 

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News from Shine

News from Shine

29 JUNE 2020

The Shine School Media awards have been announced in an an online ‘at home’ ceremony.

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Stationers’ Poetry Book Society  Weekly Poem - Number  9

Stationers’ Poetry Book Society Weekly Poem - Number 9

22 JUNE 2020

The Poetry Book Society have suggested this poem by  Bhanu Kapil  as our ninth  lock down poem.  Members will find it in their own area of the website and should log in and read it there along with all sorts of other items pertinent to the lock down!

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An Historic Photograph

An Historic Photograph

17 JUNE 2020

Succession planning at Kolbus UK prompts Under Warden Robert Flather to dig out a great photo of three generations of MD. 

 

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Visual Media Conference 2020 - 8 September

Visual Media Conference 2020 - 8 September

17 JUNE 2020

The new date for the Visual Media Conference (postponed from April) this year is 8 September.  

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Victor Watson Prize

Victor Watson Prize

17 JUNE 2020

Final call for entries for the Victor Watson Prize

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The Herb Woman

The Herb Woman

12 JUNE 2020

In the seventeenth century, even the most elaborate and fashionable gardens had areas set aside for growing herbs, fruit, vegetables and flowers for domestic use.  Even modest establishments grew plants which were  vital to the survival of the household and many public spaces used them too!

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Stationers’ Poetry Book Society  Weekly Poem - Number  8

Stationers’ Poetry Book Society Weekly Poem - Number 8

11 JUNE 2020

The Poetry Book Society have suggested this poem by Derek Mahon as our eighth lock down poem.  Members will find it in their own area of the website and should log in and read it there along with all sorts of other items pertinent to the lock down!

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