Corona virus 19 notice

We are aware of the current risks the Corona virus presents so we are following Government guidance.

Monday 16 MARCH 2020

We are postponing our events until further notice.

We are planing some interim activity which we will deliver on-line.
Of course we will inform you when we resume out events as soon as practical.
Thank you for your ongoing support.

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Lionel Barber Media Society Honouree 2017:

A Tribute by Geraldine Sharpe-Newton - Former Media Society  President

Monday 20 January 2020

Lionel Barber always appeared to have stepped outside the traditional descriptions of a newspaper editor.  His calm, energetic enthusiasm, generated a very different style of leadership.

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Mark Thompson, former Director-General of the BBC gives the third Steve Hewlett Memorial Lecture at London’s Westminster University

Tuesday 1 October 2019

A joint initiative by the RTS and the Media Society

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Jonathan Dimbleby: BBC “so concerned” with impartiality it sometimes misses the point

wednesday 18 september 2019

Jonathan Dimbleby in conversation with Helen Boaden

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Meet the winners of Steve Hewlett Scholarship

THURSDAY 8 November 2018

Georgia Keetch and Liam Warden

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Video:  Steve Hewlett Memorial Fund 2018


Charlotte Moore speaking at the Royal Television Society Event

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Podcast:  Charlene White 

Monday 24 September 2018

She was speaking at a Media Society event.

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Podcast:  Alan Rusbridger Denies Being A 'Hopeless Business Manager'

Monday 10 September 2018

He was speaking at a Media Society event.

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Podcast: Who Won The TV World Cup?

Sunday 05 August 2018

Which broadcaster won out?

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Podcast: David Abraham on Life In The 'Creative Wilderness'

Friday 27 july 2018

Listen again as he talks to Raymond Snoddy.

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Four Upcoming Journalists Awarded at London Voices

Thursday 19 july 2018

The Media Society has sponsored for a second year.

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Media Society Delighted To Support Comment Awards

Thursday 22 june 2018

We're delighted to be partnering with the awards in their tenth year.

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Podcast: Eddie Mair on That Boris Johnson Interview

Thursday 5 june 2018

Listen again to the PM presenter in conversation with Phil Harding.

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Professor Roy Greenslade is retiring

Tuesday 22 May 2018

To celebrate his illustrious career in Journalism and his many
years here at City, he will be in conversation with Jane Martinson

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Second Round of Steve Hewlett Scholarships Open

SATURDAY 31 March 2018

Students will receive a £2,000 bursary.

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Gina Miller Says There Such Be a 'People's Vote' on Brexit

Tuesday 13 March 2018

She was speaking at the University Women's Club

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Lionel Barber Receives The Media Society Award

Thursday 1 March 2018

The editor of the FT was honoured for his contribution to journalism.

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Peter Layton London Glassblowing and The Media Society

Thursday 22 february 2018

Peter delivers another original art glass award honouring Lionel Barber at our Annual Dinner...

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The Old and The New: Meet the New BBC Studios at White City 

Tuesday 9 january 2018

Our speakers were not the stars of the show...

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Krishnan Guru-Murthy: 'Employing Black Privately Educated Women Isn't Diversity'

Tuesday 9 january 2018

He also talks about his route into the media.

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Jeremy Thompson: Fake News Biggest Challenge for Broadcasters in the Digital Era

Tuesday 28 november 2017

He was speaking at the Media Society's Christmas Drinks

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The Media Society Christmas Party in Pictures

Tuesday 28 november 2017

Jeremy Thompson was at the helm.

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Data Journalism is Revolutionising Local  News

Friday 10 november 2017

The panel included people from Google and The Bureau of Investigative Journalism

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