Communicating the livery company message better

CAROLINE DIEHL, founder and executive chairman of community and voluntary sector TV station the Community Channel, believes her roundel prize for being a top charity communicator (when running the Media Trust) is a reflection of the work of the charity sector as a whole, and makes a plea for the Glaziers and other livery companies […]

Clarity in Charity Comms Award Winner

The PRCA City and Financial Awards on 22nd February 2017, at the Merchant Taylors Hall in the City of London. The event was in support of the Company of Public Relations Practitioners’ Charitable Trust. Every year, the Company awards a special prize at the event, named the Clarity in Charity Communications Award. This prize, which […]

City & Financial Awards 22.Feb.2017

Wednesday 22 February, 2017, 6:30pm – late Merchant Taylors’ Hall, 30 Threadneedle Street, London EC2R 8JB The PRCA City and Financial Awards 2017 recognises the talent and impact of individuals, teams and campaigns from the best of the City PR and communications profession. Consultancies, in-house teams and individuals are all welcome to enter. The PRCA City and […]

Monthly Drinks 27.Feb.2017

Members new, old and prospective will be meeting at the Punch Tavern, 99 Fleet Street, London EC4Y 1DE from 6.15pm until 9.oopm for drinks on 27th February. The Punch Tavern is steeped in history, it’s not ticketed and there’s a cash bar, so just turn up and network! If you have any questions or would like […]

PR Industry Annual Charity Quiz 16.May.2017

Now is the time to find out who has the brains… PRs? or Journalists? Book your place to be one of 16 teams at the inaugural PR industry’s Annual Quiz on Tuesday 16 May 2017. Teams of five will compete for the glory of being crowned the PR industry’s Quiz Champions of 2017. The awards […]

United Guilds Service 31.March. 2017

The annual gathering of the City’s Guilds began in 1943 to raise morale during the Blitz. The United Guilds Service now takes place each year, filling St Paul’s Cathedral to capacity. Members of all companies and guilds join with the Lord Mayor and Aldermen, with great ceremony, beautiful music, and an address by a leading […]

Court Meeting 11.April.2017

The Court of The Company of Public Relations Practitioners is comprised of the Master, three Wardens, the Clerk and a number of Court Assistants. The Court meets a minimum of four times a year and always within the boundary of the City of London. Only members of the Court are permitted to attend. This Court […]

Spring Dinner 25.April.2017

This Spring join us for a black tie dinner in one of the City’s historic Halls. Members of the Company and their guests will dine in the historic hall of the Worshipful Company of Armourers and Brasiers. The Hall was built in 1839 and re-modelled in 1872.  It is a Grade 2* listed building and […]

Sheep Drive 24.Sept.2017

It is a Freeman’s right to drive sheep over London Bridge! The famous Sheep Drive over London Bridge will take place this year on 24th September and is open to all members of the Company who are also Freeman of the City (contact the Clerk if you have not yet gained your Freedom of The […]

In Praise of Rain

Well. Maybe ‘in respect of rain’ would be more accurate. Last Saturday, I had the pleasure of taking part in the Lord Mayor’s Show 2016. It’s quite the extravaganza. 7,000 people. Plenty of floats. The Forces. Cheering spectators. City Guilds and Companies. Hundreds of years of history on display in a spectacle at once fun, […]