NUJ Public Relations & Communications Branch

Public Relations and Communications Branch is home to NUJ PR sector members in the London area.

Meeting the second Wednesday of every month at Headland House, the branch gives lay members the opportunity to be involved in union campaigns and decisions, ultimately influencing the actions and structure of your trade union.


Regular social events, networking sessions, talks and workshops involving industry leading lights give members the chance to get to know each other and develop their professional understanding.

Code Of Ethics

The NUJ Public Relations code of ethics has been developed jointly between the branch and PR and Communications Council.

Branch Officers

Learn more about the team behind the NUJ Public Relations & Communications Branch.


The Public Relations and Communications Council is the NUJ’s national industrial council for the sector, made up of elected members from throughout England and Ireland.


Please contact us for all branch related enquiries. For general enquiries about the union or membership issues please contact NUJ head office.

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The NUJ is the union for press officers, public relations officers, communications specialists, in-house journal editors and editorial professionals in a wide range of related roles. Anyone whose responsibilities involve editorial work in PR and similar activities is welcome to enjoy the benefits of becoming a member

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