WAN-IFRA calls upon the Irish Government to amend its defamation laws to strengthen protection for freedom of expression.

December 15, 2017
New York City, USA – 2017-12-08 The Board of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA), meeting on 8th December 2017 in New York, U.S.A., calls on the Irish Government to amend its [...]
November 2, 2017

Journalism Awards 2017 winners announced

25 awards presented at annual NewsBrands Ireland Journalism Awards sponsored by the National Lottery Catherine Fegan of the Irish Daily Mail and The Irish Mail on Sunday has been crowned the NewsBrands Ireland Journalist of [...]
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October 31, 2017

Tuam Historian Catherine Corless to be honoured at NewsBrands Ireland Journalism Awards 2017

29 October 2017. Tuam Historian Catherine Corless is to be presented with a Special Award for Investigative Research at the NewsBrands Ireland Journalism Awards which are taking place next Thursday, 2 November in the Mansion [...]
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September 27, 2017

NewsBrands Ireland launch Press Pass 2017, the sixth year of their student journalism and news literacy TY programme

Twitter announced as new programme partner for 2017 Over 70,000 students and 800 schools have participated to date Deadline for schools to sign up for Press Pass is 26th October 2017 Dublin, 27 September 2017. [...]
August 9, 2017

Independent Judging Panel announced for Journalism Awards 2017

Huge level of interest in 2017 Awards with over 1,400 entries received this year National Lottery sponsor the Journalism Awards for the second year 9 August 2017. NewsBrands Ireland have unveiled a new Independent Judging [...]
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July 9, 2017

Public Health (Alcohol) Bill will slash advertising revenue to Irish media by €20m

Public Health (Alcohol) Bill will slash advertising revenue to Irish media by €20m Public Health (Alcohol) Bill will cost out of home media industry €11m per annum, broadcast media €7m and print media €2m per annum [...]
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June 21, 2017

‘Open Justice’ Conference highlights restrictions facing media in accessing public court documents

A conference examining the issue of Open Justice and Media Access to Public Court Documents held by NewsBrands Ireland this evening, highlighted the restrictions facing media in accessing public court documents and the implications this [...]