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STATEMENT: Passing of Max Mosley

IMPRESS is saddened to learn of the passing of Max Mosley and send our condolences to his wife and family.

IMPRESS CEO Ed Procter said:

“Max Mosley played a vital role in supporting…

SPOTLIGHT | Ed Procter, IMPRESS CEO: "IMPRESS supports publishers to improve, grow and become more accountable to their readers and the wider public"

Ed Procter first joined IMPRESS as COO in 2016, before taking over as IMPRESS CEO in February 2020. He is an established chief executive with a background in criminal justice, who…

REGULATION: IMPRESS releases findings of investigation into news website 5Pillars

17 May 2021. IMPRESS has published the findings of an investigation into content published by news website 5Pillars. Of the four items investigated, a Regulatory Committee ruled that one breach…

BLOG | How can charities fight misinformation and conspiracy theories when publishing online?

From climate change and vaccine myths to the rising threats of conspiracy theorists, "deep fake" and "astroturfing," it is likely that the struggle against misinformation will define the next ten…

IMPRESS expands Committee to support comprehensive review of its Standards Code for journalists

IMPRESS has announced new appointments to its Code Committee. This announcement takes place as the officially approved regulator undergoes a comprehensive review of its standards code on issues like…

PRESS RELEASE: Meghan and Harry interview highlights need for robust press standards on discrimination

The recent broadcast and analysis of the Meghan Markle and Prince Harry interview with Oprah Winfrey has raised important questions about media standards, ethics and discrimination in the UK press. 

IMPRESS…