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  • PA Responds to BBC's Charter reviewThe PA has released a formal response to the BBC's Charter Review in which it highlights the powerful and mutually beneficial relationship between the BBC and publishers, and warns the broadcaster against venturing into commercial territory. 18 January 2016
  • PA calls for volunteer 'publishing ambassadors'The Publishers Association (PA) is calling on people working in publishing to give talks in schools, colleges and universities to share "the exciting job opportunities." 12 January 2016
  • Waterstones to stop selling Kindle in most storesRetailer opens up new chapter in battle between ebooks and physical books as e-reader was 'getting virtually no sales.' 08 October 2015
  • Corbyn election 'good for the arts'Jeremy Corbyn's appointment as Labour leader will be positive for the arts, figures in the trade have said, while warning the party must stick together to form a strong opposition. 14 September 2015
  • Ebooks are unfamiliar waters for digital pirates, according to UK surveyPublishing sector has the lowest level of illegal downloads in the entertainment industry, with book piracy at half the rate of copyright theft in film and music. 24 July 2015

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