About Us

A leading provider of multi-platform content solutions

The Press Association (PA) is the national news agency for the UK and Ireland and a leading multimedia content provider across web, mobile, broadcast and print. For the last 147 years PA has been providing fast, accurate feeds of text, data, photos and video. Today the business is increasingly focused on the delivery of complete products for both digital and print clients. 

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Missions & Values

As the UK’s leading national news agency, the Press Association is a trusted media service delivering a wealth of multimedia news, information and supplier of business-to-business media provisions.

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As a journalism student at university, my week of work experience at PA has been invaluable. It's enabled me to put into practice the skills and knowledge that I'm currently learning.
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PA partners with SBTV to launch youth news service
The UK-based digital music discovery platform SBTV is marking its 10th anniversary with the launch of a news channel, SBTV News, in partnership with multimedia news agency, The Press Association (PA). SBTV News will be powered by PA’s Snappa…
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Established

The Press Association was founded in 1868

Board of Directors

The PA Group Board of Directors comprises of the Chairman, Non-Executive Directors and Executive Directors.

Shareholders

The Press Association is a private company with 27 shareholders, most of whom are national and regional newspaper publishers.

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