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Jim Donnelley retires from PA after…

He also steps down as Company Secretary of the Starting Price Regulatory Commission 11 May 2021: Jim Donnelley, Associate Director of Racing and Sports Betting, at PA – the national news agency of the UK and Ireland – is retiring after more than 50 years in the industry. He also steps down as Company Secretary […]

Alamy secures exclusive distribution rights for…

10 May 2021: The prestigious picture archive from The Independent, the news brand widely credited with revolutionising photojournalism on Fleet Street, is now exclusively available on the stock content platform Alamy. The Independent has agreed an exclusive representation deal with Alamy; where the collection of 70,000 images will be available to a global customer base. […]

PA Media launches ‘PA Meets’, a…

4 March 2021: PA Media (PA), the national news agency for the UK and Ireland, has launched ‘PA Meets’ a series of virtual events for the PR and communications sector, in partnership with the PRCA. Described as ‘Where News meets PR’, PA Meets aims to create a community of professionals from the journalistic and PR […]

Vicky Frost joins PA to lead…

4 February 2021: Vicky Frost, a senior editor with national and digital media experience across brands including The Guardian and HuffPost UK, has been appointed Director of Training at PA Training, the learning arm of PA Media, the national news agency for the UK and Ireland. Vicky joins PA Training as the business expands to […]