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PCG Press Office

Susie Hughes is the PCG’s Press Officer and Head of Executive Services. Her PR consultancy firm, Susan Hughes & Associates (SHA) operates from offices in central London. Susie liases with journalists daily and is responsible for co-ordinating PCG press releases, publicity and distributing information to the media.

Susie started her career as a journalist before becoming a Government Information Officer at a number of Whitehall Departments including the Department of Trade and Industry and the Home Office. She then worked for Central Television on their unopposed ITV franchise application.

For media enquiries contact:
Susie Hughes, Susan Hughes & Associates

Richard Powell is the PCG’s Assistant Press Officer. He works with Susie Hughes to keep the PCG abreast of the latest media goings on and assists in liasing with the Press, Television and Radio. He also provides web content and reports on PCG events as well as researching and writing updates on Government legislation and other political happenings affecting PCG members.

Richard has a BA Hons Journalism degree and freelanced in a variety of countries for National and Regional newspapers and magazines whilst studying.

Richard Powell, Susan Hughes & Associates

Richard Robson is the Director of Public Relations for the PCG. Richard works closely with the press office to ensure that the public profile of the PCG and the message it carries through the media is always one that best reflects members’ interests.

Richard has worked in the Civil Service, banking and consultancy before starting his own IT consultancy business in 1989.

Richard Robson, PCG PR Director