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“My mobility scooter will transform my life”

“My mobility scooter will transform my life”

Paul is retired from the print industry and was referred to us by the charity Turn2Us. After hitting a rough patch financially, we have helped him gain his independence.  Paul chose a mobility scooter to allow him to go to the doctor, optician, collect his...

Debt advice and financial support services

Debt advice and financial support services

The festive season can be a hard time of year when it comes to money. There can be a lot of pressure to overspend, but you don’t want to be left in financial difficulty. Always know your budget Creating a budget is a great way to plan how much you can spend. Citizens...

The Annual Luncheon 2020

The Annual Luncheon 2020

It comes as no surprise that we have had to cancel this year’s Annual Luncheon. The event, which would have been the 193rd, is a cherished opportunity to raise a glass to those working within the industry.   This cancellation becomes the second time the Annual...

Get into Book Publishing with New Writing North

Get into Book Publishing with New Writing North

We’re pleased to be partnering with New Writing North to sponsor their upcoming workshop, Introduction to Book Publishing. This free, online workshop for young people will introduce jobs in the publishing industry to those interested in a career in books. Produced by...

Advice for landing a fulfilling career in publishing

Advice for landing a fulfilling career in publishing

Print Futures Award winner Emma Sheffield, Assistant Editor at Oxford University Press, tells us how she got into her career and how she is using her award to help shape her future. How did you get into the industry?  It took me roughly a year after graduating to get...

John’s story of a life in print

John’s story of a life in print

Having worked in the print sector for over 40 years, John’s working life mirrors the changes the sector has undergone in that time.  At the start of his career, John thought that printing would be an interesting choice and started as an apprentice straight from...

Rising star, Brandon Hartley

Rising star, Brandon Hartley

Our support in championing rising stars spans across a range of industries in the sector, from packaging to paper. We love finding out more about the roles our award winners are excelling in to demonstrate the wealth of career paths the sector has to offer.   Brandon...

Join our team

Join our team

We’re looking for a Relationship Manager to work with us Here to help, we’re the national charity for people in the print, paper, publishing, packaging, and the graphic arts sectors.  We offer practical, emotional, and financial support for people at every stage of...

Ida’s story

Ida’s story

“It’s great you’re there, even just for a chat.”   Sometimes, a simple phone call can help to talk through life’s challenges.  “I simply couldn’t manage without The Printing Charity,” says Ida. “It’s not just your financial help with essential expenses, it’s the...

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Kayleigh Munn scoops the 2019 BBD&PA Best Student Book Award

Kayleigh Munn scoops the 2019 BBD&PA Best Student Book Award

Congratulations to Kayleigh Munn, a Graphic Design student at UWE Bristol, for winning the 2019 British Book Design and Production Awards’ Best Student Book category for her book, Vegas Baby. As well as being presented with a trophy at the awards event in London on 21...