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  • FleishmanHillard Authenticity Gap webinar with Guardian Columnist, Zoë Williams and Mail on Sunday’s Alex Lawson

    September 24, 2021

    WEBINAR — The Authenticity Gap: How can businesses do better in a post-pandemic world? FleishmanHillard in conversation with Guardian Columnist, Zoë Williams and Senior City Correspondent at Mail on Sunday, Alex Lawson, Tuesday 5th October 2021 at 12-1pm (BST) Join us for the Authenticity Gap webinar hosted by FleishmanHillard UK's head of news, Pete Meikle, with two of the UK’s leading journalists, Guardian columnist, Zoe Williams and senior city correspondent at Mail on Sunday, Alex...

  • FleishmanHillard partners with specialist talent agency, Zebedee

    June 4, 2021

    FleishmanHillard UK partners with specialist talent agency, Zebedee in a UK industry-first partnership to increase the representation of people with disabilities, alternative appearances and trans/non-binary in the media. The joint venture will create brand-led campaigns in the UK, and aims to ‘normalise’ how we think, act and portray people in the media. The partnership will further FleishmanHillard UK’s approach to influencer marketing, social content, community management and paid campaigns with a clear direction for clients...

  • FleishmanHillard in conversation with Fiona Harvey, Environment Journalist at The Guardian

    May 14, 2021

    FleishmanHillard UK Online Event: In Conversation With…Fiona Harvey, Environment Journalist at The Guardian, Monday 24th May 2021 at 2pm (BST) We’ve seen major commitments announced at the Climate Leaders’ Summit in April, and await the vital G7 meeting and Bonn climate discussions in July – but what does this all mean for our road to COP26 in November and tangible climate action? Join FleishmanHillard for an exclusive conversation with Fiona Harvey, award-winning environment journalist for...

  • FleishmanHillard in conversation with Seb Payne, Whitehall Editor at Financial Times

    May 6, 2021

    FleishmanHillard UK Online Event: In Conversation With…Sebastian Payne, Whitehall Editor at the Financial Times, Thursday 13th May 2021 at 12.30pm (BST) Join FleishmanHillard UK’s head of public affairs, Tim Snowball, in conversation with Seb Payne, Whitehall Editor at the Financial Times during a discussion on what’s next for local and regional politics in the UK. Taking place shortly after the Queen’s Speech, Hartlepool by-election and local and devolved elections, the event will provide an opportunity for Seb...

  • Looking ahead to COP26 with Tom Clarke, ITV Science Editor: Five key takeaways

    March 30, 2021

    Last Thursday, FleishmanHillard UK’s COP26 Unit hosted Tom Clarke, ITV’s Science Editor and one of the UK’s leading climate change journalists. Speaking to our Head of News, Pete Meikle, the discussion looked ahead to this year’s historic COP26 conference, its significance and impact on climate policy, business reputation and the media agenda.   Here’s our view on some of the key takeaways from the session and the lessons for our clients both in the UK...

  • FleishmanHillard COP26 Webinar: In conversation with Tom Clarke, ITV News

    March 17, 2021

    FleishmanHillard COP26 Webinar+Q&A: In conversation with Tom Clarke, Science Editor at ITV News, Thursday 25th March 2021 at 3pm (GMT) Join FleishmanHillard for an exclusive webinar event in conversation with one of the UK’s leading climate change journalists, Tom Clarke, Science Editor at ITV News on Thursday 25th March, 15:00-16:00 (GMT). The discussion will see Tom provide perspective on: The significance of COP26 and the key policy changes to look out for plus the risks...

  • Digital media regulation: Is what’s going on Down Under set to come over?

    March 15, 2021

    Joel Herga, Account Director Early 2021, in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, all eyes are on Australia. It is not however because of the countries much-admired hotel quarantine system or their hard and fast regional lockdowns but because of a new law that has more to do with regulating cyberspace than track and trace. On the 24th February, the Australian Government passed a new law requiring digital platforms to pay media outlets and publishers...

  • Three Key Media Trends Powering PR in 2021

    December 4, 2020

    Three Key Media Trends Powering PR in 2021 By Jonny Kehoe, Account Director and Media Specialist As we tiptoe towards the end of what can only be described as a life-changing year, it’s impossible not to stop and think about how much the media industry has been transformed. In some cases, the landscape has changed beyond recognition and this evolution shows no sign of stopping. Here we examine three key media trends to monitor as...

  • The media and COVID-19: How the pandemic has changed the news

    August 20, 2020

    It’s the biggest news story of our lives.  But what has it been like for the broadcast news journalists covering the Pandemic and the unprecedented disruption and destabilisation it’s caused?  FleishmanHillard Fishburn Head of News, Pete Meikle is joined by 5 News Presenter, Claudia-Liza Armah; BBC Business Reporter/Presenter, Katie Prescott and ITV News Head of Newsgathering, Andrew Dagnell for a webinar discussing the huge impact COVID-19 has had on the way the news is reported. 'The media and COVID-19: How the pandemic has changed the news'...

  • Listening in lockdown: how the crisis helped refocus the journalist-PR relationship

    August 13, 2020

    By Amy Story, Account Manager, Technology. As PR professionals, our relationship with the British media is of course a fundamental part of our work, which, like so many aspects of our lives, has been drastically affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. With increased digitalisation, staff cuts at many outlets, and publications’ reliance on advertising revenue, we have had to quickly adapt the way we work to keep up with the changing media landscape. We are well...