The Local Government Association (LGA) is to lobby Parliament to defeat Eric Pickles' efforts to increase legislation governing council comms.
Coventry University has relaunched a major comms tender after the process had been put on hold.
The National Lottery is on the lookout for PR help as it seeks to 'reaffirm the importance' of the brand among the British public.
The newly created Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has appointed a head of news and media as it seeks to show it is 'making a difference'.
The CIPR has praised the Government's efforts to encourage joint campaigns with companies and charities by cutting red tape, saying it should lead to 'more imaginative and worthwhile projects'.
The first PR apprentices to work in central government will join the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) within the next five weeks.
Time is running out for local authorities to fundamentally change and embrace collaboration, or risk losing public trust, a top council figure has warned.
University of Birmingham comms leader Alastair Jarvis is leaving his post to join Communications Management.
West Hertfordshire Hospitals Trust has poached Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust's comms director Antony Tiernan to fill a board-level comms position.
The largest public sector procurement body in the UK is searching for a PR agency as part of a marketing services review worth up to £1.75m.
A Government-funded body, the Technology Strategy Board, is seeking help to represent UK business abroad.
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