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Stay up-to-date with our work, new initiatives, the Rory Peck Awards and issues related to safety, security and professional development.

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A message from our new Executive Director


We are pleased to announce that Jon Williams joins the Trust today, Monday 15th April.


Jon Williams Announced as Executive Director of the Rory Peck Trust


New Director to join the Trust in mid-April after two decades in the news industry.


RPT calls for the Media Freedom Coalition to act for the safety of journalists in Gaza


The Trust joins CSOs worldwide in calling for meaningful action from MFC States.

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RPT supports new UK campaign to keep women journalists safe online


RPT calls for online violence against women journalists to be taken more seriously and for an improvement to reporting and response.

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Director of the Rory Peck Trust steps down


Director of the Rory Peck Trust, Clothilde Redfern, steps down after five and a half years.


RPT calls on the EU to help journalists in the Israel-Gaza war


RPT joins 17 partner organisations in a call for press freedom and journalists’ rights to be respected during the Israel-Gaza war.

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Announcing the winners of the 2023 Rory Peck Awards


We are thrilled to announce the winners of this year’s Rory Peck Awards.

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Broadcast coverage of the 2023 Rory Peck Awards finalists


Catch the 2023 Rory Peck Awards finalists on Channel 4 & BBC from this evening.

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Meet the 2023 Awards Finalists



After intense deliberations amongst our incredible judges, we are delighted to announce this year’s finalists.


Surviving as a Freelance Journalist



Announcing the launch of our new event series with informative sessions to equip journalists with the skills needed to make their careers sustainable and stay safe while on the job.

To read more News & Views from past years, please click below.