Some twenty Stationers and and staff gathered in the Card Room today, 2 February, for a long awaited session on PR. Suggested by Liverymen Di Thompson (Cresswell) and Annie Hotton in the Marketing Advisory Committee last October as a way of trying to increase the amount of press coverage the Company gets, the session was attended by representatives from almost all the Company's committees. There were tips, hints and wisdom galore and really members ought, over the coming months, to notice an increase in press coverage. Do let us know if you see the Company mentioned in the press, whether local or national. One piece of advice which actually would stand anyone in good stead in any field, not just PR, was the PPPPP advice: proper preparation prevents poor performance!