The Publishers Association (PA) is the trade organisation serving book, journal, audio and electronic publishers in the UK.
The PA's mission is to strengthen the trading environment for UK publishers, by providing a strong voice for the industry in government, within society and with other stakeholders in the UK, in Europe and internationally; providing a forum for the exchange of non-competitive information between publishers; and providing support and guidance to the industry through technological and other changes.
The Publishers Association
29b Montague Street
London WC1B 5BW
Tel: +44 (0)207 691 9191
Fax: +44 (0)207 691 9199
The News Media Association is the voice of national, regional and local news media organisations in the UK – a £6 billion sector read by 42 million adults every month in print and online. The NMA exists to promote the interests of news media publishers to Government, regulatory authorities, industry bodies and other organisations whose work affects the industry. It campaigns to safeguard press freedom, promote freedom of expression, open government and open justice. It is opposed to state regulation of the press.
News Media Association
292 Vauxhall Bridge Road
Tel: +44(0)207 963 7480
For more information, visit http://www.newsmediauk.org/
The Professional Publishers Association (PPA) represents around 220 companies, ranging from consumer magazine publishers to business-to-business data and information providers, customer magazine publishers and smaller independent companies.
35 - 38 New Bridge Street
Tel: +44 (0)207 404 4166
Creative Skillset empowers the creative industries to develop skills and talent. It influences and shapes policy and secures vital investment for individuals to become the best in their field and for businesses to grow. As an industry body for the creative industries, it works across film, television, radio, animation, visual effects, games, fashion, textiles, publishing, advertising and marketing communications.
Publishing contact details:
Tel: +44 (0)207 713 9880
General contact details:
21 Caledonian Road
Tel: +44 (0)207 713 9800
For more information, visit http://www.creativeskillset.org/
Newsworks is the marketing body for national newspapers in all their forms. It provides:
Advice on newsbrands in a multi-platform environment and in multi-media schedules
A hub for newsbrand research
A showcase for innovation and creativity
Events and free training sessions
120 Charing Cross Road
Tel: +44 (0)207 839 8935
The Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) is the international membership trade body which works to support and represent not-for-profit organisations and institutions that publish scholarly and professional content around the world.
1-3 Ship Street
The IPG helps publishers to do better business, offering advice, benefits and information. It gives independent companies the support they need to get the most out of publishing and keep their businesses growing.
PO Box 12
Tel: +44 (0)1437 563335
UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) is a UK Government department working with businesses based in the United Kingdom to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK as their global partner of choice. It helps UK-based exporters succeed globally and assists overseas companies to bring high quality investment to the UK.
UK Trade & Investment Sector Specialist contact details:
Sector Specialist for E-commerce and E-learning
For more information on UKTI, visit the UKTI website.