Tagged: House of Commons

APWG calls for immediate action to reverse 'steep decline' in writers' incomes

​The All Party Parliamentary Writers Group (APWG) has called for "immediate action to reverse steep decline in writers’ incomes", following its investigation into author earnings. ... Read more

'Prepare for Brexit despite uncertainties', urges PA

The Publishers Association has advised businesses take “practical steps” to prepare for Brexit as best they can despite the “frustrating and challenging” political uncertainty, while... Read more

Harari and Kennedy vie for Parliamentary Book Awards

Books from Ruth Davidson, Alan Johnson, Tessa Jowell, Helena Kennedy and Yuval Noah Harari are shortlisted for the 2018 Parliamentary Book Awards, as the list highlights... Read more

Doughty pleas with politicians to 'support copyright and libraries'

Apple Tree Yard author Louise Doughty gave an impassioned plea to politicians to support copyright and libraries at an event at the House of Commons last... Read more

Parliamentary Book Awards to raise industry profile

The Booksellers Association and Publishers Association will present three Parliamentary Book Awards at a reception in the House of Commons held to highlight the contribution... Read more

Arguments ramp up ahead of Sunday Trading vote today

The arguments for and against the relaxation of Sunday Trading laws have ramped up ahead of a key vote on the proposal in the House... Read more

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