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Jonathan Heawood to lead new Public Interest News Foundation to support independent newsmakers with grants, advice and networking

The Public Interest News Foundation (PINF) announced today that Jonathan Heawood, the founder and CEO of IMPRESS, will join as its Executive Director on a twelve-month secondment from IMPRESS.

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IMPRESS steps up preparations for new Online Harms legislation; and urges government and new internet regulator ‘to work closely with regulators like IMPRESS to avoid duplication and gaps in the regulation of an increasingly converged media’

IMPRESS welcomes the Government’s first response to the Online Harms consultation that suggests it is minded to give Ofcom new powers to regulate user generated content on the internet. This…