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IMPRESS-initiated investigations: Explained

IMPRESS-initiated investigations are a regulatory oversight mechanism used to ensure regulated publishers are adhering to the IMPRESS Standards Code and are publishing ethically. The decision to utilise investigatory powers demonstrates…

Spotlight On | Lionel Blackman, Director of Epsom and Ewell Times

“Charity begins at home and so does accountability.”

Lionel Blackman provides legal and secretarial services for Epsom and Ewell Times, a Surrey-based local news service and one of IMPRESS’ newest…

New guidelines on media reporting of social workers launched: developed in consultation with IMPRESS

New advice and guidance for journalists reporting on the work of social workers has been launched to provide more protection for those working in the profession.

The guidelines were developed after…