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  1. 8 Feb 2019

    Composers announced for Wild Plum Songbook

    PRS for Music partners with Wild Plum Arts and Cheltenham Music Festival to offer women composers a career development and commissioning opportunity

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  2. 1 Feb 2019

    The Stranglers present pub where first ever gig took place with PRS for Music Heritage Award

    The Star Inn honoured with plaque

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  3. 22 Jan 2019

    Glastonbury Festival announces 2019 Emerging Talent Competition

    Competition supported by PRS for Music and PRS Foundation

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  4. 16 Jan 2019

    Europe for Creators launches new tools to counter Google’s unprecedented lobbying

    Article 13 will facilitate the sharing of content in a fairer way

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  5. 18 Dec 2018

    Michelle Escoffery joins PRS Board as Writer Director

    Nigel Elderton, PRS Chairman: “She is not only an award-winning songwriter, but also a guiding influence for the next generation of music creators, which makes this appointment all the more fitting."

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  6. 13 Dec 2018

    Behind the scenes of the first ever grime and rap songwriting camp

    Some of the biggest grime and rap talent including Flohio, Ms Banks, Novelist and Big Zuu came together this week, for a first-of-its-kind songwriting camp

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  7. 12 Dec 2018

    The MPA Group announce Paul Clements as Jane Dyball’s successor as the new CEO

    Paul Clements to join the MPA Group in February 2019

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  8. 29 Nov 2018

    Robert Ashcroft to step down as Chief Executive of PRS for Music in 2019

    Chief Executive to step down on the tenth anniversary of his appointment, at the end of December 2019

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  9. 15 Nov 2018

    Independent Venue Week announce Novelist as Ambassador

    Monday 28th January – Sunday 3rd February 2019

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  10. 2 Nov 2018

    PRS for Music secures new blanket licence with BBC

    Andy Harrower, Director of Licensing, PRS for Music: “This is an important deal for PRS for Music and for our members."

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