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'So Then Its Farewell': Sir Christopher Meyer in Conversation with Raymond Snoddy
6.30 - 8 London College of Communications, Elephant and Castle 12 Jan, 2009
POLIS, in parternship with The Media Society a... read more

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Here Comes Everbody: How change happens when people come together
6.30-8 Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE 03 Feb, 2009
Charlie Beckett , the Director of POLIS, will ... read more

Robin Mansell

The Internet and Its Myriad Ways: An Asian Perspective
6.30 - 8 Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House 10 Feb, 2009
Chaired by Professor Robin Mansell , POLIS Adv... read more


Why did nobody tell us? Reporting the Global Crash of ‘08
6.30 - 8 Old Theatre, Old Building, London School of Economics 23 Feb, 2009
On Monday 23rd February from 6.30 - 8 , POL... read more


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'So Then Its Farewell': Sir Christopher Meyer in Conversation with Ray Snoddy

Sir Christopher Meyer Date: 12 Jan, 2008

The Media Society, The Society of Editors and POLIS present Sir Christopher Meyer, Retiring chair of The Press Complaints Commission, in conversation with Raymond Snoddy, Journalist and Broadcaster.

The event will take place from 18.30 - 20.00 on Thursday 12th January at the London College of Communications in Elephant & Castle, London SE1 6SB. Tickets are £10 in advance. Students will be admitted for free. Please send cheques to Sam Keegan at 29 Prothero Road, London SW6 7LY. Cheques should be made payable to The Media Society.

For more information, please email .

We would like to thank Camelot for it’s generous sponsorship of this event.