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Peter Preston remembered by IMPRESS CEO Jonathan Heawood

I first met Peter Preston, who has died aged 79, when I joined the books desk of the Observer. He was no longer the editor of the Guardian, but he…

IMPRESS finds The Canary in standards breach over article criticising Laura Kuenssberg

An IMPRESS Regulatory Committee has found The Canary to be in breach of its Standards Code over an article criticising the BBC journalist Laura Kuenssberg for speaking at the Conservative…

IMPRESS gives evidence to Fox/Sky merger Inquiry

IMPRESS CEO Jonathan Heawood and COO Ed Procter recently gave evidence to the Competition and Markets Authority Inquiry into the 21st Century Fox / Sky merger. The purpose of the session…

IMPRESS Announces New Appointments

Following an open and fair recruitment process, the IMPRESS Appointment Panel has nominated two new board members. The board has also appointed a new member of its Code Committee.

Board members

David…

IMPRESS welcomes conclusion of PRP review

The Press Recognition Panel (PRP) has completed its compliance assessment of IMPRESS and has confirmed IMPRESS’s approved status, meeting the standards for independent and effective regulation that were recommended in…

High Court Rules on Judicial Review of PRP Decision to Recognise IMPRESS

In a judgment published today, the High Court has upheld the status of IMPRESS as the first self-regulatory body for the press in UK history to be externally recognised…