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  1. 18 Feb 2019

    UK industry unites to support new wave of UK jazz at SXSW

    PRS for Music to support Jazz re:freshed Outernational showcase

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  2. 14 Feb 2019

    Robert Ashcroft statement on the EU Copyright Directive final text

    PRS for Music Chief Executive welcomes news of a final text

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  3. 11 Feb 2019

    The British Music Embassy returns to SXSW 2019

    Six showcases of hotly-tipped British music will return to the festival in Austin, Texas, 11–16 March 2019

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  4. 11 Feb 2019

    Suzanne Smith steps down from PPL PRS Ltd

    Christine Geissmar, Chief Operating Officer at PPL, steps in as interim Managing Director

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 22 Jan 2019

    Glastonbury Festival announces 2019 Emerging Talent Competition

    Competition supported by PRS for Music and PRS Foundation

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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