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My two weeks at GCN

Posted on August 16, 2013, in Front page news, GCN, Guest Blog, Working in Government, with 0 comments

This week’s guest blog comes from Grace Boxall, second year History and Politics student at the University of Exeter, Cornwall Campus who reflects on her two weeks working at GCN. ‘What does GCN actually do?’ is the question that I.

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GCN and Shared Communications Service move to Whitehall

Posted on August 14, 2013, in Front page news, GCN, with 0 comments

From Monday 12 August, the Government Communication Network team and the London-based teams of the Shared Communications Service (Media Monitoring Unit, Fillers Marketing, Campaign Evaluation and Communications/Media Planning and Media Buying Management) have moved over to Whitehall. We are now.

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GCN South West Group conference

Posted on August 8, 2013, in Events, Front page news, Guest Blog, Professional Development, with 0 comments

This September  the new Government Communications Network’s South West Group is holding its  inaugural event in Bristol.  The aim of this network is to get some of the great work of GCN out to the region.  It will also be a.

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Nudge Nudge, Think Think

Posted on August 5, 2013, in Discussion, Front page news, GCN, Uncategorized, with 0 comments

Our political colleagues have left for Parliamentary recess and there is a quieter – dare I say calmer – air to Westminster (if you ignore the rain pounding the pavements of Parliament Square and the lightening that’s streaking across London’s.

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Feeding the beast – 24 hour news

Posted on August 2, 2013, in Discussion, Events, Front page news, GCN, Press/Media, with 0 comments

GCN were delighted to host Chris Birkett former Deputy Head of News, Sky News at a recent GCN Speakers event. Chris and his trusty whiteboard gave an audience of government press officers an insider’s view of the content hungry 24hr.

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